Another Post on Cn community to my brother-in-law:
Would I want to live in such an area [SF Bay Area].
I ride a bike– I am totally vulnerable and utterly conscious.
The USA people should be utterly ashamed at this disconnect.
When in Beijing, I asked someone (professor or friend, probably Dr Li J), why do people in Shanghai in general behave in such utter disregard [In confucianism, you are to treat others well because who know who can help you].
He responded (and it was a he), the city has grown so large and do fast (modernization) that people have lost the connection, relation, and concern [No longer affected] associated to community and common purpose!