On October 29, 1969, the internet era began as @UCLA Computer Science Professor Len Kleinrock sent the first message on ARPANET, a network of computers that would evolve to become the internet. #InternetDay
And while more than half of the world is now connected to the internet, the digital divide is more than the online/offline binary.

To really tackle digital inequality, policy goals must also consider the quality of access people have. https://a4ai.org/meaningful-connectivity/
To do that, we urgently need an ambitious, coordinated effort to make sure that everyone can access the benefits of digital technology.

The Contract for the Web will help us get there — the first global plan of action for the web we want. https://contractfortheweb.org/action/ 
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