MLK program aims to reduce North Minneapolis digital divide



By Sasha Aslanian, MPR News

“Families in the Hawthorne neighborhood of north Minneapolis got a chance to mark Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday Monday in a 21st century fashion — with technology.

An event in the neighborhood marking the holiday was sponsored by The Digital Divide Initiative, which is trying to get computers into the homes of low-income families with young children, to help close the technology gap between rich and poor.”

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