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Digital Equity for Urban Communities

Richie Diesterheft
The Greater Columbus Convention Center hosts this year's National Urban League conference

African Americans are among the most frequent users of smartphones, creating influential digital communities. That’s according to a study released this summer by the National Urban League. 

However, this technology usage hasn’t resulted in an increase in jobs or equity for this community.

The National Urban League is focusing on digital empowerment for its annual conference, taking place in the Greater Columbus Convention Center. 

Today on All Sides, we discuss equity in technology and how Central Ohio is working to bridge the digital divide. 


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