Ask the Experts: For Earth Day, How Much Green Progress Are We Making?

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Why is the U.S. so different from Europe when it comes to bike culture and is it something that we can change?

Elizabeth Press from StreetFilms says "The U.S. differs from Europe so much because we have indulged in our car addictions much longer than most European countries have. Here in the U.S. we are starting to realize the importance of giving priority to cyclists and pedestrians. We are on our way to making our cities more livable for all. And, our bike culture will surely grow with this shift."

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