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Old 11-22-18, 11:23 AM
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Originally Posted by tandempower View Post
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.
No problem knowing who is included when you use the word "we." Nobody but yourself.

BTW, GM does offer a service to car-free people - the opportunity to not be car-free.

For those who choose not to own a car, the front door at every GM showroom has easy exit to the street as well as entry, as well as prominent displays of the products being sold so that nobody should be confused about what is being offered.

Only a confused person walks into a GM showroom because he wants to be car-free.
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