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Title Cyclists take to the streets
 
Subtitle Global: Critical Mass
 
Description Cyclists in Manila, Philippines are gearing up for <a
href="http://manila.indymedia.org/index.php?action=default&featureview=43">Critical
Mass: The 6th Tour of the Fireflies</a> on April 18, 2004. The Tour of
the Fireflies is an annual critical mass bike ride that first started in
April 1999 and was organized by <a
href="http://www.fireflybrigade.org">Firefly Brigade</a> - a diverse
group of bike enthusiasts and critical mass activists that is united for
a goal to achieve an <a
href="http://www.gdrc.org/uem/sustran/stran-28.html">ecologically
sustainable transportation in the cities</a>.
(See <a href="http://manila.indymedia.org">Manila Indymedia</a>)
<p>
Critical Mass was started in 1992 in San Fransisco and 387 regular rides
are presently listed at the <a
href="http://www.critical-mass.org/">www.critical-mass.org/</a> hub.
Some of these rides are reported on at Indymedia. This year has seen <a
href="http://athens.indymedia.org/front.php3?lang=en&article_id=194779">Critical
Mass against the Apartheid Wall</a> in Tel Aviv, Israel; several Bikes
not Bombs Critical Mass including <a
href="http://italy.indymedia.org/news/2004/02/488174.php">Torrino</a>
and around <a
href="http://italy.indymedia.org/news/2004/03/500650.php">Italy</a>; and
<a href="http://sandiego.indymedia.org/en/2004/03/103418.shtml">San
Diego</a> in the US. Portland cyclists viciously attacked by police on
March 20 2003 as part of stop the war protests had <a
href="http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2004/02/280863.shtml">all charges
dropped</a> in February 2004. There is even <a
href="http://cleveland.indymedia.org/news/2004/02/9003.php">songs for
Critical Mass</a>.
<p>
[<A HREF="http://www.critical-mass.org/">Critical Mass</A> |
<A HREF="http://criticalmass.org.au/">Critical Mass Australia</A> |
<A HREF="http://criticalmassrides.info/">Critical Mass Rides</A>]
 
Article Text In <a href="http://criticalmass.org.au/">Australia</a>, Melbourne
celebrated its 100th ride in February with more than <a
href="http://www.melbourne.indymedia.org/news/2004/02/63423.php">500
cyclists taking over a tollway and Bolte bridge</a> which normally
excludes cyclists, followed by a successful ride in <a
href="http://www.melbourne.indymedia.org/news/2004/03/65347.php">March</a>.
Rides also occurred in <a
href="http://www.moz.net.nz/cmass/">Sydney</a> and <a
href="http://criticalmass.yoll.net/photos.html">Brisbane</a> and other
locations.
<p>
<a
href="http://www.indymedia.ie/newswire.php?story_id=63660">Dublin</a>,
Ireland, has just celebrated its 3rd birthday ride in March.
<p>
The <a
href="http://bristol.indymedia.org/newswire/display/14061/index.php">ride
in Bristol</a>, England, stimulated a debate about the effectiveness of
Critical Mass.
<p>
Other rides announced or reported around the Indymedia Network include:
<ul>
<li><a
href="http://switzerland.indymedia.org/demix/2004/02/18772.shtml">Lausanne</a>
and <a
href="http://switzerland.indymedia.org/fr/2004/02/19270.shtml">Geneva</a>,
Switzerland;
<li><a
href="http://italy.indymedia.org/news/2004/02/473802.php">Palermo</a>, Italy;
<li><a
href="http://sfbay.indymedia.org/news/2004/02/1671619.php">Modesto</a>,
<a
href="http://cleveland.indymedia.org/news/2004/03/9346.php">Akron</a>,
<a
href="http://milwaukee.indymedia.org/en/2004/02/200426.shtml">Milwaukee</a>,
<a
href="http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2004/01/277861.shtml">Beaverton</a>(Portland),
<a href="http://sandiego.indymedia.org/en/2004/01/102783.shtml">San
Diego</a> and <a
href="http://la.indymedia.org/news/2004/01/102094.php">Los Angeles</a>
in the USA.
</ul>
<p>
If you live or plan to visit the Pacific Northwest in the USA, perhaps
consider joining <a href="http://www.bikesummer.org/2004/">Bike Summer
Seattle 2004</a>.
<p>
<blockquote>
"Bikesummer 2004 celebrates all things bicycling; it’s a summer long
feast of bike activism, bike rides – the whole bike culture. It’s an
invitation to come to (the State of) Washington to share experiences,
learn and enjoy our urban and rural environments."
</blockquote>
 
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