The Uber Disguise of Industrialism's Collapse

People are increasingly unable to afford the amenities they've come to expect, their expectations triaged and downsized to ever-cheaper goods and services

If you're a bit more up with the times that I am then you're probably aware of Uber, the new taxi service that's apparently been gaining an increasing foothold in major cities around the world. But predominantly being a user of my feet, bicycles and public transit, and not even having a smartphone until recently (and without a SIM card to boot), it wasn't until news of a few protests going on in my former homecity of Toronto a few weeks ago that I became familiar with the nascent taxi operation.

Uber, as you may or may not know, is

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