Navigating the Digital City During An Outbreak

Uber’s response to the coronavirus is a matter of mobility justice

Dragana Kaurin
Feb 5, 2020 · 5 min read
Piet Mondrian, 1942 — Broadway Boogie Woogie, via Wikimedia Commons

On Saturday afternoon, an Uber rider in Mexico City named Norma Sanchez got an unexpected alert through her app, notifying her that her account had been suspended. The message stated that Mexico’s Secretariat of Health (Secretaría de Salud) had contacted the company with…