The Community Innovators Lab
CoLab is a center for community-engaged research and practice within MIT's Department of Urban Studies and Planning. We work with low-income/low-wealth communities in putting their assets to work to help strengthen civic life and use the market as an arena for achieving social justice. Our video collection includes profiles of community leaders, community organizing tactics, and visions for better communities.
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Firebrand Saints is at 1 Broadway in Cambridge, Mass. 02142
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On May 8, 2013 the MIT Community Innovators Lab hosted a panel discussion on the role of anchor institutions in building community wealth and the case of Cleveland, Ohio. Participants included Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson; University H...
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Full story & transcription: http://colabradio.mit.edu/what-divine-irony-hoods-are-still-causing-pain/
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From "A Day in Biddeford, Maine" http://colabradio.mit.edu/?p=17458
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Read the full story of how Newton County licked Atlanta sprawl, the recession, and more here.