Empowering communities with Majora Carter — Arena

May 19, 2020

Empowering communities with Majora Carter

Arena Talks speaks with Majora Carter, a visionary civic activist and entrepreneur from the South Bronx.

Ravi Gupta

Majora Carter is a visionary civic activist and entrepreneur from the South Bronx. She’s won recognition far and wide, including a MacArthur 'Genius' Grant, a Peabody Award, and a Ted Talk with over 2.6 million views. In this episode, we talk about how to truly empower local communities to be self sufficient — and why the government and non-profits often get economic development wrong.

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