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

Joichi Ito has submitted his resignation as Director of the Media Lab and as a professor and employee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) .   © Reuters

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

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