General Motors' Transition to Electric Vehicles
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This piece offers an examination of the intentions and motivations of General Motors' announcement to transition to electric vehicles by 2035. By highlighting the history of General Motors a corporation, General Motors' strategic alignment with the administration in power, and General Motors' greenwashing tactics evident in their marketing, a more comprehensive platform for assessing General Motors' announcement is provided. In addition, this piece seeks to introduce skepticism of the announcement by highlighting communities on a global scale who would be negatively affected by the unforeseen consequences of the decision.
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Bachelor of Arts
Kelley, Casey J., "General Motors' Transition to Electric Vehicles" (2021). Standard Theses. 258.
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