How an elite university research center concealed its relationship with a sex offender—documents show MIT Media Lab accepted donations directed by Jeffrey Epstein far in excess of what the university has admitted to, and worked to cover it up
Two things: 1. The reason the MediaLab or anyplace shouldn’t have taken money fr/Epstein is not because he was immoral. It’s because MIT was then LAUNDERING MONEY FOR THE SEX SLAVE TRADE. Epstein’s money made the MediaLab a criminal operation.
"Epstein was credited w/ securing at least $7.5 million...The effort to conceal the lab’s contact with Epstein was so widely known that some staff in the office of the lab’s director, Joi Ito, referred to Epstein as Voldemort or “he who must not be named.”
THREAD of 9. Journalism watchers: pls notice that not only was on the board of , but also , two major foundations funding non-profit journalism.
Glad Ito's shameful relationship with Epstein and his cover-up has been exposed (leading to his resignation). Part of the problem is the proliferation of so-called thought-leaders like Ito in our business schools. We need academics in these positions.
"The effort to conceal the lab’s contact with Epstein was so widely known that some staff in the office of the lab’s director, Joi Ito, referred to Epstein as Voldemort or 'he who must not be named.'” By