Roxana is a freelance journalist, social media manager, and translator living in Berlin, Germany. She studied Economics, European Studies, Political Science and Communication in Münster, Germany, and Cluj Napoca, Romania. In her free time, she enjoys exploring new cultures and learning new languages.
“We had no choice back then. But you, you do have a choice and yet you let other people decide for you?” This is a Romanian grandmother’s video message in the run-up to the European elections. Within 24 hours of going live, it already had more than 3 million views on Facebook.
Cycling prevents enormous amounts of greenhouse gas emissions, as bicycles generate about 10 times fewer greenhouse gases than individual motorized transport. But what if we could do even better, and ride smog-cleaning bicycles that sucks up polluted air?