Long Live Camelot: Marking 50 Years Since the JFK Assassination
Friday marks a half century since the gunshots that changed the country, and there’s no shortage of memorials this week. Dallas itself still struggles to come to terms with the fateful event. Several museums offer a chance to brush up against history, while TV specials abound in the coming days. Powerful Americans share how the fateful motorcade shaped their world view, showing that Kennedy’s influence remains a vital part of U.S. life and politics decades later.