10 Jun '11, 1pm

Are Toronto cyclists rude and selfish? No, and @jamesschwartz has the video to prove it.

Are Toronto cyclists rude and selfish? No, and @jamesschwartz has the video to prove it.

The mainstream media in Toronto has resorted to name calling and hyperbolic generalizations about Toronto cyclists in an effort to shame cyclists into blindly obeying laws that were designed primarily for motor vehicles....Cyclists in North America already get the short end of the stick and there is already enough animosity on our streets. Instead of writing articles that breed hatred towards cyclists while ignoring the fact that motor vehicles kill several dozens of people every year in Toronto alone, we should be using that energy to change our laws to make cycling more safe and comfortable so that cyclists aren't tempted to bend the law to stay clear of danger.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/06/are-cyclists-self...

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