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It was incredibly powerful to see the recreation of the Kennedy funeral yesterday along 14th St. Natalie Portman is Jackie, and Peter Sarsgaard is Robert Kennedy. The most heart-breaking sight is Caroline Kennedy starting out the window of the limousine. Earlier in the afternoon, cast members and extras were around the Hamilton on 14th Street … Continue reading Jackie

Keeping the vigil

The peace vigil in Lafayette Square was started in 1981 by William Thomas, and shortly after that, Concepcion Picciotto maintained the vigil daily until her death last week. Philipos, another long-time volunteer, is keeping the vigil going on after Connie’s death. RIP Connie