Data obtained by VICE World News indicates the Metropolitan Police are stopping and punishing electric scooter-riders who are Black at higher rates than those who are white.
“At $3.30 you're basically paying Lime for the privilege of charging their scooters for them,” one juicer commented on Reddit. “Fuck that.”
In our contemporary quest for radical mortality, millennials saw a 354 percent increase in scooter-related hospital admissions in the last four years.
Vandals made the startup's e-scooters blare inappropriate things in an incident the company calls "not smart" and "not funny."
Companies like Lime and Bird encourage competition among contractors, which subjects them to the threat of physical violence for little pay.