Cardboard coffins, the briefest goodbye: the cold drill of corona funerals


The flag at the entrance to Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn is flying at half-mast. It is not the first time in its 180-year history that the Stars and Stripes has been lowered, but it has never been for this long...

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