New York Subways Reach the Breaking Point – By Natalia Tylim – News Analysis

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is literally taking hours off of our lives each week

Tuesday, June 06, 2017  – By Natalia Tylim. Socialist Worker | News Analysis – TruthOut

On any given day, millions of people who depend on New York City subways wake up and wonder how much extra time they should take to make it to their job.

“I never know if I am going to get to anything on time,” Frank Leone told the New York TimesNew York Times. “I give myself an hour to get to work every day, even though it only takes 35 minutes, and I still show up late to work.”

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is literally taking hours off of our lives each week.      

If you want to get a quick sense of the stress being caused to New Yorkers by public transportation, a Twitter search of #fucktheMTA should do the trick.

Read more: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/40839-new-york-subways-reach-the-breaking-point

 

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