Category Archives: Car-free living

Car-Free Is Care-Free

Here are a few links to tickle you pink.   Say “F.U.” to your car, and learn to live.   The corporations can’t complain that you’re a hypocrite  for bitching about  Big Oil.   – Freedom From Cars There are a ton … Continue reading

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Western Culture As Mass Suicide (with photos)

CONSUMER CULTURE AS POISONED DRINK We live in a culture that’s committing collective suicide. Whether it’s the cars we drive, the cell phones we use, the food we wolf down, the way we treat our neighbours, etc., it all adds … Continue reading

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Western Culture As Mass Suicide

CONSUMER CULTURE AS POISONED DRINK We live in a culture that’s committing collective suicide. Whether it’s the cars we drive, the cell phones we use, the food we wolf down, the way we treat our neighbours, etc, it all adds … Continue reading

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Don´t Lose Hope on the Verge of Collapse

After a few weeks pounding drums, singing songs, waving signs and listening to or making speeches, Idle No More continues to affect North Turtle Island and other places throughout Mother Earth. This is the time for indigenous peoples from around the earth … Continue reading

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It’s Time for the Car-Free Movement to Gain Momentum

During my years in Mainland China, I was virtually “car-free”.  Public transit was great, and I often got to ride my bike everywhere.  In 2008, during my first year back in Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territories, North Turtle Island (Canada), … Continue reading

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