The best result for rural communities is to have locally-owned and operated broadband networks. The telephone and cable duopoly has a different vision of the future.
Today's Internet is haunted by the same forces that have tried to restrict communications for more than 100 years. Wally Bowen describes the haunted history of the FCC.
Big companies have had their chance at providing broadband to underserved areas; now, argues Wally Bowen, it's time for local owners and planners to step in.