Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Videos tagged with race (33)

Reflections on the Life and Legacy of Dr. King Student Remarks

Reflections on the Life and Legacy ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:09:18 | 1683 views

02/05/2004 7:30 AM WalkerNicholas Pearce, 07, MIT Class of '07; Chemical EngineeringDescription: Nicholas Pearce is a proud advocate and beneficiary of affirmative action. As a high school junior, he attended MIT's six-week summer progr...

Challenges of the Past, Present and Future

Challenges of the Past, Present and...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:27:28 | 1845 views

02/05/2004 7:30 AM WalkerCharles Vest, President, MITDescription: MIT President Charles Vest provides a critical perspective on the unsteady progress of racial diversity at the university. "As the summit of the mountain we're climbing h...

Rhetoric or Reality: Civil Rights Under Siege

Rhetoric or Reality: Civil Rights U...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:39:13 | 1685 views

02/05/2004 7:30 AM WalkerDr. Julianne Malveaux, PhD '80, Economist, authorDescription: In this keynote address, Julianne Malveaux takes deadly aim at the hypocrisy she finds in many sectors of American society including exploitation of l...

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on University of Michigan Affirmative Action Case

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:26:31 | 1605 views

02/14/2003 7:30 AM Stratton Student CenterCharles Vest, President, MITDescription: On February 18, 2003, MIT filed a brief with the US Supreme Court to support the University of Michigan's case defending its current admissions policies. ...

Faces at the Bottom of the Well: Nightmare of Reality vs. Dr. King's Dream

Faces at the Bottom of the Well: Ni...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:43:01 | 1737 views

02/14/2003 7:30 AM Stratton Student CenterDr. Julian Bond, Chairman of the Board of the NAACPDescription: In this stirring speech, Julian Bond takes on issues of poverty and economic equality and argues that the same forces that tried to...

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebuilding Los Angeles Following the Trauma of 1992

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebu...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:30:00 | 1487 views

4/22/2002, 5:30, 10-485 William Fulton In addition to dealing with natural disasters, Los Angeles has repeatedly had to deal with social and civic unrest over the past 40 years-most recently in 1992, when widespread unrest rattled a ...

MIT professor Charles Stewart on race and the 2008 election

MIT professor Charles Stewart on ra...

MIT News

Added 3 years ago | 00:00:43 | 7397 views

MIT Professor Charles Stewart discusses how race played a roll in the election of Barack Obama, but in a way you might not expect. Read more about it here: http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2009/racialpolarization-0120.html

Brooklyn: What is the ideal community?

Brooklyn: What is the ideal community?

The Community Innovators Lab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:04:17 | 55497 views

Residents of Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn are being displaced as gentrification forces them out. In the face of a changing neighborhood, these Brooklyn voices describe their ideal community.

Brooklyn: Rotten Fruit

Brooklyn: Rotten Fruit

The Community Innovators Lab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:44 | 32625 views

Residents in the Bed-Stuy neighborhood of Brooklyn discuss their frustrations with food choice and grocery shopping. Even as the neighborhood changes and new stores come in, sometimes the prodicts are so expensive that local people can'...

1 3 Next →