Street Renamed 'Hidden Figures Way' at NASA Headquarters

Maria Perez
Jun 18, 2019 - 5:00

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has renamed the street in front of its headquarters in Washington, DC “Hidden Figures Way,” in honor of the pioneering Black female scientists depicted in the 2016 Oscar-nominated film of the same name. The street, which was originally named “E Street SW,” received its new name on June 12. The new street name will honor Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson, in addition to all of the unacknowledged women in NASA “who honorably serve their country, advancing equality, and contributing to the United States space program,” according to a news release from NASA.“I just want to say...

Login to continue reading.
Dont Have an account? join now
Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

Leave a Reply

Become a member and join TheNorthStar

Join Over 25, 000 members from all 50 states and 100+ countries to
help build and sustain the most courageous Community of liberation
journalism in the world.

More From The North Star

Fraud in the NRA: New York...

Fraud in the NRA: New York Attorney General Sues to Dissolve Organization and Collect Restitution...Read More

Branden Janese
0

Change Is Coming, But So Is...

Change Is Coming, But So Is Opposition To It...Read More

Shaun King & Kendi K
0

See more articles from Maria Perez

Follow Maria Perez to see more of their article on TheNorth

Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.