See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Why Do Older, White, Rural Residents Have Slower Broadband Speeds?

Posted on AllSides November 24th, 2023
From The Center

Editor’s Note: Over the past 15 years, Roberto Gallardo has authored or co-authored more than 70 articles for the Daily Yonder. His primary concentration has been on rural broadband. In this submission, Gallardo looks at a finding from his last Daily Yonder article: that rural whites tend to have slower broadband access than people of color. It’s a counterintuitive fact, given that people of color generally tend to have less access – not more – to basic services.

Our previous analysis looked at average download and upload speeds for all Census tracts in...

Read full story

More News about Race and Racism from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right