Global Street Party

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May 16, 1998

The biggest ever party in history with tens of thousands of people in 37 cities across the world. Organised by Reclaim the streets

It aims to shift the transport debate beyond anti-road protests to highlight the social and environmental costs of the 'car system'. It raises wider questions about the economic and political forces that drive car culture, questioning in particular assumptions that all economic activity can be considered as beneficial regardless of whether it contributes positively or negates the quality of our lives.

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