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DIGITAL NATION AT A CROSSROADS

by Anthony Wilhelm
Heirs of the social justice movement argue that human dignity and flourishing depend on everyone’s having access to the necessary resources and tools to be self-governing. That telecommunications is essential to improving people’s lives and achieving human dignity is captured in a statement by the UN Secretary-general and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan: "People lack many things: jobs, shelter, food, health care, and drinkable water. …
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