Race, Politics and American Media

MIT Media Lab, Bartos Theater 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA

The election of an African-American president in Nov. 2008 has been hailed as a transforming event. But has Obama's ascension transformed anything?

Government Transparency and Collaborative Journalism

MIT Stata Center, Room 155 32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA

Minnesota Public Radio's Linda Fantin and Sunlight Foundation's Ellen Miller discuss how new ways of gathering and presenting information are evolving from a nexus of government openness and digital connectedness.