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  • Thumbing a Ride: Prof’s New Book Explores Coming of Age in the 70s

    Thumbing a Ride: Prof’s New Book Explores Coming of Age in the 70s

    There was a time when it was completely acceptable for young people to hit the open highway and thumb a ride with a stranger. But today that phenomenon is viewed by many as unthinkable, even reckless. What made hitchhiking so popular in Canada in the 1970s and such a taboo …

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