At Slate, Paul Ford looks at bikes as overlooked tech in post-apocalyptic stories. Specifically, Citi-bikes, the rental bike program in New York.
One in ten Icelanders has written a book.
Allow me to introduce:
the Dalton Camp Award, an essay competition honouring the memory of a great Canadian journalist and political actor who, among his many achievements, was one of FRIENDS' founders in 1985.
This year, we have increased this Award to $10,000 in order to encourage more Canadians to think and write about the links between media and democracy.
Please take a moment to consider persons you know who might be interested in this Award – and pass this opportunity along to them.
The deadline for entries this year is .The official rules, past winning essays, a video biography on Dalton Camp, and other details about the Award are available from the Dalton Camp Award website: