“It’s a detail, but just in the years 1973-74 the Italian government claimed some “Sundays with no cars at all”. All people, not only children, were very happy for living in a world with no cars.
That was “Last call”: nobody answered.”
In this essay by Guido Dalla Casa, he explains how economics and population growth are the main contributors to what seems to be inevitable demise.
Yet hope is not lost. Read the “Last Call” to see his perspective.