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Walmart, get out.

Time’s Up donned the Paul Revere horses and rang out the cry: “Walmart is coming!”

Yesterday was a rally against the mega corporation who is trying to open a store in NYC.

Time’s Up has photos of their bike ride and rally here. Photos taken by Brennan.

There is also a story in [...]

Ben Shepard on the Bike Crackdown

Time’s Up Ben Shepard writes a piece on the recent NYPD crackdown on cyclists for the Huffington Post.

New Yorkers: Fight the Bike Backlash Benjamin Shepard Assistant Professor of Human Service at New York School of Technology/CUNY Posted: January 31, 2011 04:37 PM

Anthropologist Jeff Ferrell has suggested that while the term hegemony [...]

Video of the golden bike gift giving to Marty.

Here is a quick video from yesterdays gift giving fest to Marty Markowitz. Huge thanks to Peter Shapiro who shot and edited this.

More info about PPW bike lane actions

From the words of writer, professor, activist and all around concerned citizen of Brooklyn: Ben Shepard:

What: Park Slope Neighbors’ Bike Ride and Walk in Support of the new Prospect Park West bike lanes and pedestrian safety improvements When: 8AM, Thursday, October 21st Where: Meet up at Grand Army Plaza RSVP and share [...]

Community Gardens-Speaking out and taking action!

This blogger loves bikes. He also loves green spaces in NYC so I give a pulpit to the hard work people are doing trying to preserve them and our community gardens.

Yesterday there was a public hearing and NY1 had this report and video.

The city Parks and Recreation Department held a [...]

Snow Fun

Looks like a lot of people are having fun in the snow, despite the cold weather and slippery road conditions.

Last weekend was the Time’s Up,” love your lanes ride, paying tribute to the bike lanes in NYC. Ben Shepard wrote this report back:

“Dancing to “Sugar” and “Tears of the Clown” blaring from [...]