The "Stop de kindermoord" movement of the 1970s is often credited with reshaping the streets of Dutch cities around bikes and pedestrians. But American protesters led the way.
Alison StenningOn the radical acts of mothers to make their streets safer for children -
“Women bearing signs picketed streets and intersections, or set up folding chairs across the breadth of streets and sat in them.”
Students! To help avoid the strikes and protect staff pensions please write to your university asking them to resume national negotiations with UCU immediately.
Alison StenningStudents can help @ucu staff avoid strike action next week by writing to their VC via this website (ucu.org.uk/studentvoice) & asking them what they're doing to resolve the dispute.
None of us want to strike, but we need to get these issues resolved.
Find out everything you need to know about voting in the UK.
Alison StenningIf you are coming (back) to uni in the next few weeks, you can either register to vote at your university address or you can register for a postal vote at your home address. All necessary info here: yourvotematters.co.uk - sooner you do it the better! Because your vote matters!
Claudia Hammond looks at the role of health, society and culture in loneliness.
Alison StenningA properly critical take on #loneliness from @claudiahammond this morning, highlighting damaging cultures of individualisation, the impacts of cuts, loss of libraries and other community spaces, and even challenging Tracey Crouch on all of this