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Freelance Reporter Alan P. Henry covered the Chappaquiddick Island story involving the Kennedy family for the Boston Herald American. Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media
Staff Report
3:51 pm CDT April 18, 2018
I had a personal reason for wanting to see the movie “Chappaquiddick,” which depicted the July 18, 1969 death of young campaign worker Mary Jo Kopechne, and the subsequent cover-up and reframing of events by Sen. Edward Kennedy and his faithful posse of powerful insiders. I wanted to see how they depicted what I found and reported in the Boston Herald American.