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Is Internet More Important Than Shelter?

Alex Blum

I believe that getting people in developing nations access to the internet is the best, most sustainable action we can take for them. The resources, information, and self-efficacy that follow solve many of the humanitarian ills we tend to focus on piecemeal. Many NIH studies support this claim. What do you think?

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  • Lindsey Smith

    I definitely think the Internet is important, but I think it's extreme to compare the Internet to shelter... How would we even go about setting up Internet access when there is no safe place for a person to live?