Does digital inequality (the “digital divide”) in the U.S. matter

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Please, use upload files and links. • Write an Introduction, discussion part, and conclusion. • At the end of your essay, include a works cited page. • You may do your own research and include additional academic sources relevant to the issue of digital inequality. • Your essay should include answers to the following questions. You may answer them separately or include them in your essay text. 1. What is the digital divide or digital inequality and who is affected? 

2. What consequences can digital inequality have? 3. Can the internet function like an “equalizing agent”? 4. Do you agree or disagree with Hargittai’s assessment? Explain your views. 5. Read through the data from the various links below and describe two insights you found interesting; include your comment. https://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/05/07/digital-divide-persists-even-as-lower-income-americans-make-gains-in-tech-adoption/ https://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/05/07/digital-divide-persists-even-as-lower-income-americans-make-gains-in-tech-adoption/ https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/2017/comm/internet-map.html https://www.brookings.edu/blog/the-avenue/2019/02/15/the-coming-digital-divide-what-to-do-and-not-do-about-it/ Use only credible sources