It is possible for small ideas to gain prominence and societal acceptance provided they are backed by the right people. Are car free days one of the solutions to less dependency on cars in the future?
As the world prepares to mark car free day on September 22, we ask whether it is mere tokenism or a serious concept that might generate social change.
What do you think?
How big an idea is car free day?
Will it create a social revolution against the hegemony of cars on our streets?
Cars are considered status symbols in today’s world. What do we do to change this perception?
How can we bring about environment-friendly solutions that are easy to embrace?
How do we help people be more sensitive towards the air we breathe and the lives we live?
Despite rising traffic woes and incidents of road rage and accidents, why do cars dominate the roads in most cities?
How can we encourage more people to use public transport or switch to bicycles?
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