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We have an addiction problem — cars

I often read troubling reports about the world’s unfolding climate catastrophe while working at McGill, but, ironically, steps from the university library I am reminded of Montréal’s unwillingness to make the changes required to avoid civilizational collapse. 510 more words

Stop Signs

Problems Are Not Stop Signs, They Are Guidelines – Robert H. Schuller

When we are faced with difficult choices, problems, or issues, one of the first things we are tempted to do is to give up. Trying to constantly overcome our obstacles can be exhausting.

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Mohawk College engineering students flag traffic concerns in Rolston

A new study out of Mohawk College is flagging major safety concerns in the Rolston neighbourhood, particularly in school zones.

Students from the transportation engineering technology program teamed up with the neighbourhood committee to observe roadways and survey residents. 112 more words


How To Drive Chicago: Roll Stop Signs

15. Drive. Go ahead and roll through stop signs. Yeah. That’s right. I said it. Unless, of course, there are other cars or pedestrians present, duh. 121 more words

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Florence Stop Signs

Stop signs in Florence, Italy – Clet Abraham

These hacked Italian stop signs were one of many reasons I loved living in Florence.  Florence-based French artist Clet Abraham has offered a response to the omnipresence of street signs he believes “can verge on absurd.” As an artist Abraham felt it was his duty to improve the visual space around him.   10 more words

Scott Sedita & The Haunted Forest

This episode is dedicated to Scott Sedita, whose 10 minute meeting in his studio has propelled me into the adventure of a lifetime.  I thank him from the bottom of my heart.  2,982 more words


Justin Trudeau is no friend of the environment

Today the lives of over 10 million people in the Horn of Africa are at risk due to a drought at least partly caused by climate change. 621 more words