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Director of MIT's Media Lab steps down in wake of Epstein revelations

Reuters Saturday, 7 September 2019
The director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab stepped down on Saturday after a New Yorker magazine article revealed that the lab tried to conceal donations from disgraced late financier Jeffrey Epstein, the university said.
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