"Today it seems so right, so obvious, that it may be hard to understand how anyone could disagree. But in 1962 it was not at all clear that women had the right to be heroes alongside men," (Stone, 67)
Signpost- Contrast and Contridictions
"'Jackie Cochran has the clout to end the ambitions of the women space program'" (Stone, 82)
Mindset- Growth- Dedication
Even when NASA continued to turn down the womens space program, the hopeful astronauts persisted and gave up the jobs to do as much training as possible.
Infinitive Sentence: To grow as a community, Cobb tried her best to give all women the same chances as men.
Summary- Headline and Gist
NASA says that women will "never go to space"
Women have been mistreated for years and yet Cochran doesn't want the space program to succeed or for women to pursue their dreams.
Dedicating their lifes to the space program, women from all over the country protested in the of NASA's decision to not allow more testing for women.