Jaywalking and Other Escalation Inducers

Jaywalking and Other Escalation Inducers

A guy named Nandi Cain got badly beaten by a law enforcer over . . . jaywalking. Yes, I know. Cain invited the brutal take-down and beating. Not for jaywalking — but because he did not Submit to and Obey the law enforcer. That’s what apologists for the enforcer will say, anyhow. The enforcer was […]

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In 2013 Chelmsford, Massachusetts police officer Todd Ahern stole a car to pressure a woman into testifying against her ex. This according to a jury verdict upheld by the First Circuit Court of Appeals in May. A suspect’s ex-girlfriend had his car. Police towed the car with her belongings inside, got a warrant, searched the […]

Is this the end of an era?

Is this the end of an era?

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: Two huge surveys came out this week that perhaps might swing the idea that we are indeed at the end of a transportation era. The CleanTechnica website reported on a worldwide survey and analysis undertaken by the firm Roland Berger.  They asked 10,000 consumers in ten different […]

Will Electric Cars kill the global oil industry by 2030?

Will Electric Cars kill the global oil industry by 2030?

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: Stanford economist Tony Seba released a study this week that the emerging electric vehicle ‘transportation as a service’ business model will kill the global oil industry in a ten year period. In the study, Rethinking Transportation 2020-2030: The Disruption of Transportation and the Collapse […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for May 19, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for May 19, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Study finds variable speeds dangerous— –Fremont offers RLC rebates— –FL Supremes hear RLC arguments— –Minnesota passes Real ID— –Louisiana gas tax bill gains momentum– NMA Driving News Story of the Week ‘The Drug Whisperer’ | Georgia Drivers arrested while stone cold sober Drunk driving arrests are down sharply after […]