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Moyers on America Citizen's Class: The Net @ Risk - The New Digital Divide

As people use internet more and more, inequitable access to broadband has become a new issue in the digital divide. 

Moyers on America Citizen’s Class presents this issue in American context, explaining why America lags so far behind the rest of the industrialized world in broadband access to the Internet. Video clips are also included in this website.

This website may be able to serve as a starting point reference material for a wider discussion on the issue of the new digital divide regarding internet access. 

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lkkcdrb lkh vtfvko (Faculty)
12 years ago
I am a fan of Bill Moyer's and I read with interest his take on accessibility to the Internet. Once again he affirms that the real difference is not between the haves and the have nots because here in America we all (almost all) have access to broadband or DSL. The enthusiasm level here is less than in the rest of the industrial world, therefore we have an international divide: less American users of the Internet per capita. The site also has a message board for disabled and older people to share their experiences, and for the most part they thank the Internet for improving their life quality by keeping them attuned and in contact with the outside world.
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