Hugh Bladon, a spokesman for the ABD, rejected this: “I don’t think it’s fair to say that our views are fringe. What we want is safe roads. Unfortunately, the authorities grab the one thing that they can measure easily, which is speed.” … [Read more...] about Climate science deniers to give road safety evidence to MPs
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But the EU-US rift under Trump is more than just an ideological divide; Trump has actively upbraided and upended the trans-Atlantic relationship. He has repeatedly questioned the value of alliances like NATO, announced a punitive withdrawal of US troops from Germany, enacted trade tariffs against the EU and threatened sanctions over the Russian gas pipeline Nord Stream 2. … [Read more...] about US election: How Donald Trump has changed global foreign policy
“Millions of people have rediscovered the joys of walking and want to walk safely, but the pandemic has shown that too many of our streets are not fit for purpose,” said Mary Creagh, at UK charity Living Streets. “The ITDP’s new data tools show how to build more walkable cities, to tackle the twin epidemics of obesity and loneliness, and create a cleaner future for pedestrians and our planet.” … [Read more...] about Study reveals world’s most walkable cities
"Biden will continue to put pressure on the Chinese to abide by international trade law, but he will not do this through a unilateral trade war," Zandi predicted. "He will reengage with the World Trade Organization and other multilateral trade organizations to put pressure on the Chinese to change their behavior." … [Read more...] about Joe Biden’s economic plan: Will it convince American voters?
The special episode will be on “Engineering a Better World” and "building online communities that are trustworthy, safer, and more equitable - and what that means for supporting and accelerating progress on critical issues like gender equity, racial justice, and climate change". … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle wears Princess Diana’s Cartier watch in new photo with Prince Harry