Hundreds gathered around the Supreme Court this weekend to pay respects to former Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away Friday after a yearslong battle with pancreatic cancer.
Crowds began to flood the streets around the court Friday evening, singing songs like “Amazing Grace” and breaking into applause at times. People continued to congregate into Saturday morning, leaving candles, notes and flowers in her honor.
The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of Washington, DC hosted the annual DC Chinese Lunar New Year Parade in the streets of Chinatown. Organizations across the District marched in the parade as spectators watched and enjoyed performances of the cultural lion and dragon dance, music from a live marching band and more.