Hidden Figures- 7 Prominent African Americans in Science that Were Not Taught in School

Mahala Herron Black History, Culture

Photo by Francisco Schmidt via Flickr I recently saw Hidden Figures at the Westwood Village theater and it was inspiring, to say the least. The phenomenal (and I do mean phenomenal) movie is about three Black women who worked at the Langley Research Center as scientists and mathematicians who helped launch NASA’s first successful space missions in 1962. It starred my …

Cardinals Fans: No Justice for Michael Brown

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October 7– The video posted online by Argus Streaming News, shows a protest outside of a St. Louis Cardinals game demanding justice for Michael Brown, an unarmed African American 18-year-old who was shot in Ferguson, Missouri on August 9, 2014 by a Caucasian officer Darren Wilson. Many Cardinal fans were angered by the protest and only saw it as a sign of disrespect …