NASA Goes Boldly Where Many Have Gone Before: into Political Correctness

Hubble Space Telescope image of NGC 2392, also known as the Eskimo Nebula, released in 2000. (via Reuters)
NASA considers names such as the Eskimo Nebula colonialist and discriminatory.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE T he latest paradox of progressive stupidity: NASA, an organization created to colonize the whole damn universe, wants to erase all traces of the names of possible colonizers in its archives of cosmic objects, as part of its diversity policies. But that’s the secondary news. For most of us, the primary news is that NASA has an Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity, which “leads diversity and civil rights policies, programs, and services — enabling the universe of available talent to contribute inclusively and equitably to NASA.” According to the agency, the first name to be deleted is that of the

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