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Janis Ware: The job of the Black-Owned Press is to educate, enlighten, inform and if we have time, Entertain

The first time I heard the names Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson, and about their monumental contribution to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was while watching the movie “Hidden Figures”. Jackson, Johnson and Vaughan were mathematicians and, in the case of Jackson, the first Black female engineer in the history of NASA. These were not […]