Hong Kong must address the deeper digital inequalities exposed by the coronavirus pandemic squib

Other than in public health, the Covid-19 pandemic has exposed the problems of the digital divide in our society. The coronavirus is highly infectious and more lethal than the common flu. As of March 26, it has infected more than 430,000 people worldwide, with over 20,000 deaths. Many nations and cities have ground to a halt, with students sent home to attend classes online.The quality of education received through online classes depends very much on the home environment, computing equipment,…
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