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With a Very Few Exceptions, America is No Place for Cyclists

The Economist September 3, 2011 Dying while cycling is three to five times more likely in America than in Denmark, Germany or the Netherlands. To understand why, consider the death of Michael Wang. He was pedalling home from work in … Continue reading

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Oregon Bicycle Enthusiasts in Uproar Over Proposed Ban on Young Children on Bikes

By Lynne Terry The Oregonian January 13, 2011 Portland’s avid biking community spun into an uproar today over a proposed ban geared towards young children on bikes. House Bill 2228 introduced by Rep. Mitch Greenlick (D-Portland), would amend an Oregon … Continue reading

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