Kids, Cargo & Cycling Convenience

Kids, Cargo & Cycling Convenience

It's always a pleasure to talk bikes with Sarah Goodyear, a journalist at Atlantic Cities, but her read of our "Women on a Roll" report zeroed in on a particularly important trend: "Bike-share is key to closing the gender gap." As Goodyear...
Reflections on Equitable Transportation

Reflections on Equitable Transportation

This post comes from Adonia E. Lugo, a member of the League's Equity Advisory Council and a Doctoral Candidate in Anthropology at the University of California, Irvine. Yesterday, on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, the Secretary of Transportation,...

Bike Law University: Idaho Stop

Idaho passed its law allowing bicyclists to treat stop signs as yield signs and red lights as stop signs in 1982. Since that time many bicycling advocates have attempted to spread this law to other states, and have been met with strong resistance. These efforts...
Increased Comfort = More Women Biking

Increased Comfort = More Women Biking

Closing the gender gap in American bicycling isn't as simple as painting more bike lanes. But, according to the first report from Women Bike, making biking more comfortable is one of the most important components in increasing female ridership.  For Women on...