Month February 2005

Critical Mass; Bikes Over Branciforte

A critical mass bike ride of about 15 cyclists made its way through downtown Santa Cruz on February 25, 2005, the last Friday of February, before heading east to the Branciforte overpass for a spontaneous bicycle hanging over Highway One.…

Kick the Colonel out of Santa Cruz

On February 12, 2005, animal rights activists protested at the KFC on Mission St. (Hwy 1) in Santa Cruz to call attention to the horrendous practices of KFC chicken suppliers. About 25 people and two chickens marched from the health…

January’s Critical Mass Bike Ride

Critical Mass is not an organization, it’s an unorganized coincidence. It’s a movement… of bicycles, in the streets. The Critical Massers in Santa Cruz meet up at about 5:30 at the Town Clock the last Friday of every month. In…