More About Bicycles and the Suffragette Movement

  • August 28, 2017

In our previous post, we discussed the role of bicycles in the early women’s rights movement as they provided greater freedom. But transportation was not the only contribution that bicycles made to early women’s movements. The rising popularity of bike…

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Bicycles and the Suffragette Movement

  • August 28, 2017

Since their invention in 1819, bicycles have had a long and varied history. Over the past 200 years, bicycling as an activity has been known as an alternative mode of transportation, a form of exercise and a sport. But one…

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History of the Bicycle: Shrouded in Mystery

  • August 20, 2017

Bicycles are so prevalent today that it’s hard to imagine they were invented only about 200 years ago. And, the debate about who invented the first one isn’t going to get settled any time soon. An article published by the…

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Drivers: How to Share the Road Safely with Bike Riders

  • June 28, 2017

Bicycling is more popular as a mode of transportation than ever. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports a 64% increase in cyclists traveling to work from 2000 to 2012. The influx of cyclists on the road presents new challenges…

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