For North American cities built around cars, public transportation was already in crisis. So what happens when a tech giant enters the transit ecosystem? Join us for this wide-ranging discussion about how transportation affects climate change, inequality, accessibility, safety, labour issues, and information privacy. What should public transit look like in a green and equitable city? And what's needed for citizens to exert power over how cities are built and for whom?
August 4, 2020 - 4:00pm PDT
For the Word on the Street festival's fourth City Imagines panel, EFF Special Advisor Cory Doctorow speaks with James Wilt, author of Do Androids Dream of Electric Cars? Public Transit in the Age of Google, Uber, and Elon Musk.