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Today’s Headlines

8:35 AM PDT on August 13, 2020

    • Cars could be safer for pedestrians, but nobody wants that (Bloomberg)
    • Study: How e-bikes can significantly cut greenhouse gas emissions (TreeHugger)
    • How to increase bicycling: Lessons from Bogota (YouTube)
    • How sustainable freight transportation can help keep pollution down (World Economic Forum)
    • Uber and Lyft threaten shut down in California until after November, when they hope to overturn A.B. 5 (LA Times)
    • Kamala Harris' record on racial justice and the environment (Mother Jones)
    • Oakland teens have some ideas for improving distance learning (Oaklandside)

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