Bodine chapter’s successful internet access campaign featured on Labor Justice Radio
Olicia Stephen, a member of PSU’s Bodine chapter, recently spoke on a panel about internet accessibility, called ‘The Bills Are Too High.’ The panelists did a thorough job of laying out the problem: the internet is quickly becoming an essential utility, but poor communities in Philadelphia can’t afford access.
spoke about the successful campaign that her chapter ran last year to secure better internet access for Bodine students. Olicia also explained that reliable internet access is essential for students in order to do research and complete homework assignments, yet many Philadelphia students do not have internet access in their homes.
This panel was covered in a story by Labor Justice Radio, including many clips from Olicia’s speech. Listen to the 4 min news story.