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17 Million Children Lack Broadband at Home — Many of Them in Low Income Households

Broadband has the potential to be the “great equalizer” in our society (to quote FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski) – but unequal adoption and use of broadband can institutionalize economic and social inequality.  If nearly two-thirds of low-income minority households do not have broadband at home, what does that mean for their educational and employment prospects five and ten years from now?

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October 26, 2011 in Blog, Broadband Revolution, Facts by

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