. When it’s internet or food, broadband policies aren’t working « JO LEE MAGAZINE

CNET – The digital divide is a massive global problem. Even in wealthy countries, families are forced to make compromises to ensure their children have the required internet connection for remote learning. This week, 31-year-old Michelle from North Lanarkshire, Scotland, has access to the internet at home. But next week is already looking very different. Michelle’s family has fallen behind with the broadband payments, and even though they managed to reconnect only last weekend, they’ll be cut off again this Friday. Michelle (who prefers gender-neutral pronouns and whose name has been changed to protect their privacy).

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