Motherboard: How First Nations Kids Built Their Own Internet Infrastructure | OpenMedia.ca

Motherboard: How First Nations Kids Built Their Own Internet Infrastructure | OpenMedia.ca.

 

Community broadband is one of the most neglected topics. One doesn’t have to wonder why. Its continuing success, even in the fact of laws against it (as there are, and used to be even more, against very local radio stations), is, well, great. To put it into perspective: It’s as if local groups were getting together to build and then provision libraries, all on their own, using their own funds, and sometimes despite official hostility—and not for providing subversive material or violating copyright.