Transportation to one place would be easier due to the fact that there are now many ways to get to one specific location. Aside from the positive effects of Moses’s work, there are also a vast amount of negative effects. One negative effect is, many people were evicted from their homes due to his construction. “His Cross Bronx Expressway all but destroyed the life of the borough. It is estimated that during his career Moses caused a quarter of a million people to be evicted from their homes to make way for his highways” (Kunstler, 100).
Source 2, Facts Along the Road, says that about 36,000 people were killed in auto accidents in 2009. However, with all the improvements made on cars the chances of car accidents are rapidly going down. Also in some cities around the country in which automobile accidents are common, police officers and state government officials are improving conditions by making the streets safer for drivers and pedestrians. Additionally, Running off the Road says that “With their large petroleum-based fuel, cars constantly spew carbon monoxide into the air.” A solution to this is the manufacturing that many large companies are doing to create cheaper and more efficient electric cars. Companies like Tesla are already mass producing cars that cause much less damage to the environment.
The potholes seem a big problem in the states not just in Mankato, MN. When I say a big problem are grown in our city, I mean it literately those potholes are big enough to swallow the entire tires of the car. Hitting a pothole can damage the vehicle and to fix the car can a lot of money. Those potholes seem quite simple to just fix the roads, but we all know that it cost some money. The money for the roads come from taxes.
The rise of Detroit was caused by the economic boom the auto industry brought to the city during the early 1900’s. With the industry hiring and paying Detroit citizens, the middle class began to grow and people were then able to buy more luxuries. Some citizens started to buy heroin and other drugs for pleasure since they were able to then and this lead to the economy to be centered around illegal drugs during 1960-1970’s. This was the beginning of the fall of Detroit. With the breakdown of social control from the Vietnam War and the Social Justice movement during that time, the exchange of illegal drugs was not able to be controlled because the cops were preoccupied with containing riots regarding to the war and the movement.
It could be even targeting the strong people of Detroit. The narrator stated in the beginning, that the city has been “through hell and back”, the city has come a long way from where it started. They have built the Chrysler stronger and better than ever. The target audience can be anyone that has a car but wants something more reliable. The commercial is trying to persuade the audience that the Chrysler 200 is made with hard steel by hard working people.
Précis 1- The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit Thomas J. Sugrue’s novel, The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit, presents a meticulously detailed and insightful perspective of Detroit’s modern urban crisis and how it is affiliated with post-industrial decline and issues of race. Separated into three sections, the novel argues how white flight and de-industrialization were not only results of “one of the most brutal riots in American history” but also instigators of it as well (Sugrue 259). This riot transformed Detroit as a city, hindering its urban development for decades to come. Throughout the first section of the novel, Sugrue introduces the racial, economic, and political
Detroit: Now is between Corruption and Improvement Detroit is now between two things corruption and improvement .Detroit: An American Autopsy.LeDuff talked about how many things in Detroit Changed, some changed to better, but other to worst. In many years Detroit got through difficult times. The people there don’t care about the city. The politician there still corrupt. LeDuff talked about some kings came from different countries.
Detroit: Is Now Known as the Better City Detroit is now known as the better city. Change is the act or instance of making or becoming different. Detroit: An American Autopsy,LeDuff talks about how many things in Detroit changed, some changed for better, but others changed for the worst. In many years, Detroit went through Difficult times, but is still trying to fix all the problems and the corruption. Through all the years Detroit was have hard times solving problems but also there was good things, including murders increasing year after year, the corruption in politicians, and people are compassionate.
Another article states, “But what if drunk and stoned college kids never had to drive? The driverless car could unsettle these public policy debates by removing an important trump card in arguments against individual liberty and individual responsibility.” Driverless cars are not the only solution because humanity already has an option now which would be ubers, security shuttles, or even designated drivers. Not to mention that people will be out of work because driving provides a lot of job—cab drivers, truck drivers, delivery drivers. Technology would have left hundreds to thousands of people out of work and increased the unemployment rate substantially. Furthermore, people will be willingly giving up their privacy for these driverless cars.
The second article “Murder Machines: Why Cars Will Kill 30,000 Americans This Year” talks about how dangerous the cars had become to pedestrians especially in the cities after the war,“In the first four years after World War I, more Americans died in auto accidents than had been killed during battle in Europe”(Murder Machines: Why Cars Will Kill 30,000 Americans This Year).It talks about how back in the 1920s they didn 't have laws like they do today to protect prediction from the large cars on the narrow roads, because the government wasn 't catching on to how dangerous the cars had become. In “The Great Gatsby” there are several scenarios where there car prove how dangerous they are but there one scene that is perfectly fits the article. Several years after Gatsby comes back from the war and meets up with Daisy and her new husband Tom and they go into town together in separate cars. However on the way back Daisy and Gatsby drive back from town and Gatsby lets Daisy drive, with Gatsby 's bright yellow car she hits Myrtle Wilson, her husband 's mistress, it was a total accident but it was fatal to Myrtle killing her because she came running out onto the street and Daisy couldn 't stop the