MIT’s Media Lab Director resigns for taking donations from Jeffrey Epstein

MIT’s Media Lab Director resigns for taking donations from Jeffrey Epstein

MIT Media Lab Director Joi Ito resigned after it emerged that he had accepted $ 1.7 million in donations from Jeffrey Epstein. It had previously apologized for having accepted the donations. Epstein was sentenced in Florida after pleading guilty in 2008 to charges of solicitation of prostitution from a minor.

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Dust Phoxner
Dust Phoxner 5 months

I wonder what Epstein was paying a media lab hundreds of thousands for? Why was it so important it needed to be kept secret?

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