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President Obama’s Broadband Initiative Will Attempt to Bridge the Nation’s Growing Digital Divide

Friday, September 4, 2009

The digital divide is large and shows no signs of decreasing. It compounds the racial disparities found in education and household earnings and impacts heavily on standard of living. The broadband initiatives contained in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) could help to bridge that gap by making the internet more accessible … Read More

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Low Power FM Radio Stations Bring Diversity to the Airwaves

Friday, April 24, 2009

Yesterday, owners and news directors of low power FM (LPFM) radio stations, along with media diversity activists and civil rights advocates, met in Washington, D.C., to encourage Congress to pass the Local Community Radio Act of 2009, which will lift restrictions on the FCC’s ability to license LPFM stations and allow more low power stations … Read More

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