The Digital Divide Does Not Discriminate

This short video is from the March 9, 2010 FCC summit to discuss the need to include all Americans in the digital age.  It gives clear examples of the need for access and the skills to use the internet across a diverse segment of the population.

People need universal access to broadband and the skills to use it, not as a privilege, but as a right.

These five stories come from Americans who have found digital literacy to be a major influence in their lives.

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7 comments for “The Digital Divide Does Not Discriminate

  1. Yvonne
    June 24, 2010 at 5:01 pm

    I wish CNN would have show these people this a.m., instead of bleating over the iPhone 4.

  2. July 24, 2010 at 11:46 am

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  3. HASTAC
    July 24, 2010 at 12:43 pm

    RT @librarianbyday: The Digital Divide Does Not Discriminate http://librarianbyday.net/2010/06/the-di

  4. cathyfowley
    July 24, 2010 at 2:23 pm

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  5. DCU_ILP
    July 24, 2010 at 2:24 pm

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  6. viola_lasmana
    July 24, 2010 at 5:24 pm

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