Rolling Stone magazine has published a thoughtful article by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. on his uncle’s progress toward peace. “On November 22nd, 1963, my uncle, president John F. Kennedy, went to Dallas intending to condemn as “nonsense” the right-wing notion that “peace is a sign of weakness.” He meant to argue that the best way […]
Today would have been Robert Kennedy’s 88th birthday. Paul Schrade, who also shot at the Ambassador Hotel during the assassination of Senator Kennedy, makes a plea for the truth on Huffington Post. “I survived and, after several years of recovery, I was asked to take part in legal efforts to discover all the facts about […]
Project Unspeakable readings are taking place on or around November 22 in a number of other locations across the country, including Columbus, GA; Jamaica Plain, MA; Portland, OR; Seattle, WA; Redwood, CA; Blacksburg, VA; Birmingham, AL; Champagne, IL; Gallup, NM; Leverett, Northampton, and Cambridge, MA; and in New York City.
“…look deep into the Unspeakable darkness of fifty years ago, a darkness that still grips our land, and in a spirit of truth and compassion, find the wisdom and strength to renew our journey to peace and truth.” — Fr. John Dear writes about Project Unspeakable and why he and others are doing a reading […]
From Greenfield, Mass. to Columbus, Georgia, home of the “School of the Americas,” Project Unspeakable readings are underway. Greenfield RECORDER – Tuesday, November 19, 2013 Page 1 Local theater piece questions assassinations By RICHIE DAVIS Recorder Staff A half-century after the assassination, a majority of Americans still say they believe the murder of President John F. […]
In a Salon essay, David Talbot writes, “The assassination of President Kennedy and its subsequent coverup was a triumph for the rapidly growing U.S. national security state. Fifty years later, that surveillance colossus increasingly treats the American people as if we’re enemies of the state. We can begin to take control of our future by […]
Please join us for autumnal snacks, good fellowship, and discussion with Project playwright Court Dorsey and Project organizer Randy Kehler. The evening will begin with a presentation and include a reading of excerpts from the Project Unspeakable” play. Tuesday, November 12th, 2013, 7:00-8:30 pm, Common House, Rocky Hill Cohousing, 100 Black Birch Trail, Florence, MA. […]
We are planning a living room style reading of Project Unthinkable on Friday, November 22, at 7 pm at the Friends Meeting House, at 43 Center St. Northampton, MA. Please contact Andrew Larkin for more info. 413-695-2371 [email protected]
“The President and the Press,” a speech given by John F. Kennedy to a newspaper association in 1961, goes right to the heart of why Project Unspeakable is so pertinent today. If he were alive today, would he be speaking about the NSA? Would he use the word “transparency”? What speech might he write about […]
Do you have plans for remembering the 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK? The Pioneer Valley will be present a full reading of Project Unspeakable by neighbors in Leverett, Amherst and surrounding towns in Massachusetts. The reading will be followed by an opportunity for discussion.Read more about the Leverett Peace Commission’s event here.