This community exists as a sister community/copycat community to the r/fuckcars subreddit.
This community exists for the following reasons:
You can find the Matrix chat room for this community here.
Be nice to each other. Being aggressive or inflammatory towards other users will get you banned. Name calling or obvious trolling falls under that. Hate cars, hate the system, but not people. While some drivers definitely deserve some hate, most of them didn’t choose car-centric life out of free will.
No bigotry or hate. Racism, transphobia, misogyny, ableism, homophobia, chauvinism, fat-shaming, body-shaming, stigmatization of people experiencing homeless or substance users, etc. are not tolerated. Don’t use slurs. You can laugh at someone’s fragile masculinity without associating it with their body. The correlation between car-culture and body weight is not an excuse for fat-shaming.
Stay on-topic. Submissions should be on-topic to the externalities of car culture in urban development and communities globally. Posting about alternatives to cars and car culture is fine. Don’t post literal car fucking.
No traffic violence. Do not post depictions of traffic violence. NSFW or NSFL posts are not allowed. Gawking at crashes is not allowed. Be respectful to people who are a victim of traffic violence or otherwise traumatized by it. News articles about crashes and statistics about traffic violence are allowed. Glorifying traffic violence will get you banned.
No reposts. Before sharing, check if your post isn’t a repost. Reposts that add something new are fine. Reposts that are sharing content from somewhere else are fine too.
No misinformation. Masks and vaccines save lives during a pandemic, climate change is real and anthropogenic - and denial of these and other established facts will get you banned. False or highly speculative titles will get your post deleted.
No harassment. Posts that (may) cause harassment, dogpiling or brigading, intentionally or not, will be removed. Please do not post screenshots containing uncensored usernames. Actual harassment, dogpiling or brigading is a bannable offence.
Please report posts and comments that violate our rules.
@firstname.lastname@example.org Bad intersection design led to a cyclist being hit by a car at this suburban intersection in Madison, WI.
In this video on @video , @madisonforall pinpoints some of the major design problems with the intersection, why they’re a problem, and how to fix them.
#cycling #Urbanism #UrbanPlanning #Bikes #bicycle #bicycles #transport
@email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @video @madisonforall the sign “no turn on red” gets ignored the most! I have had vehicles go around me while I was stopped at an intersection with that sign displayed, so they would turn right on red. The allowance of turning right on red in North America in itself is a deadly law that needs to be stricken from the books. Drivers are becoming more and more careless while their vehicles are getting deadlier.
@nixbora @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @video @email@example.com I’m releasing a video with a section discussing this particular problem soon (and solutions), so be sure to follow @madisonforall_channel!
@nixbora @firstname.lastname@example.org @email@example.com @video @madisonforall pedestrian deaths up 40 percent in 2023?
My friend got run over in NYC due to this exact fucking law. North America puts cars above humans
@helios absolutely criminal…l so sorry for your friend