It's not an accident that we were robbed on the darkest part of the sidewalk where the fewest pedestrians pass. Designing cities and buildings for walkability and keeping an awareness of those who travel without cars is not just a public health issue, it's a safety issue, too. I just wish that people could understand this without experiencing the panic of a gun being pointed in their direction.
What will it take for you to free yourself? That's a question I asked myself as I sipped green tea and tried to kick into gear for the first day back in the real world after the winter holiday vacation. For a long time, I have focused on what I am really good at and... Continue Reading →