We have a giant internet access problem in this country, but community fiber can provide fast, reliable, low-cost internet service for everyone. On this edition of Green Street, Patti and Doug talk with Chris Mitchell, Director of the Community Broadband Networks Initiative with the Institute for Local Self-Reliance.
Updated: Apr 21
Former telecom industry analyst Bruce Kushnick explains how Americans were charged billions in extra fees by phone companies promising to use the money to build a national fiber optic network connecting every home, business, church, school and library in the nation. But the network was never built, and now the same telecoms want billions more to build out their wireless networks.