Category Archives: Cities

Lawrence Solomon: Amazon doesn’t compete in the free market. It should have to.

What’s enlightened about turning a blind eye to government policies that destroy traditional retail? Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Cyclists are just bloody collateral damage in the climate change wars

The more cities succeed in their quest to save the planet, the more they will fail to protect their own people. Continue reading

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Are bike lanes safe?

Join us Tuesday, January 30, at 8PM for a public debate on bike lanes, prompted by the controversial National Post series. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Rip out the bike lanes — before more innocent people get hurt

With their false promise of safety, bike lanes lure the inexperienced onto dangerous roads. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: How ‘road diets’ are making our car commutes even more painful

Cities increasingly and indiscriminately push ‘road diets’ on unsuspecting citizenries. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Bicycles kill. How urban cycling policies made city streets more lethal

Giving bicycles a bigger share of the road has backfired on vehicle safety. Continue reading

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Interview with Lawrence Solomon on cycling

“So you used to be a bicycle advocate going back to the eighties …” Mark Towhey discusses Solomon’s controversial cycling article and his view that bicycles have become a harm instead of the benefit that they should be. Continue reading

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