Activism for Hire

Especially disturbing is the realization that Epstein’s money, connections, and influence were quietly at work behind — even if they did not directly fund — the Media Lab’s very public commitment to the #MeToo movement.

High-minded institutions, such as universities and art museums, have found themselves caught between the values they promote and the values associated with the funding they accept and depend on.

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Assistant Professor of American Culture and Digital Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Anna Watkins Fisher

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Assistant Professor of American Culture and Digital Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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