View Single Post
Old 11-22-18, 10:12 AM
  #120  
tandempower
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 4,221
Mentioned: 89 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7939 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Originally Posted by badger1 View Post
Who are "they"? Oh wait ... never mind; you mean The Forces of Automotivist Evil:

The problem is we can't know exactly who 'they' are, because the corporations, unions, etc. have PR people to say whatever sounds best. But several people here have said that the primary interest is to sell more cars, so that implies a conflict of interest when it comes to providing services to (potentially) car-free people. In short, 'they' seem to be creating this multimodal transportation vision for the sake of preventing people from giving up car-ownership in favor of bike- and scooter- sharing.
tandempower is offline