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Marion Christopher Barry, Son of Late D.C. Mayor, Dies at 36

Marion Christopher Barry, son of the late Washington D.C. mayor and councilman Marion Barry and…

Final Goodbye: AP’s Unabridged Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2014

Saying “Goodbye” in 2014

They each turned a moment of violence into a call to action. For James Brady,…

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RIP Marion Barry: ‘Mayor for Life’

“Hello winners!” the trainer announced to the room full of anxious teen participants in Mayor Marion…

Marion Barry, gifted politician

The Life of Marion Barry

When Mr. Barry came to Washington in 1965 as a fervent and experienced young civil…

Marion Barry Tells White People to Be More Open-Minded, Endorses Black Mayor of D.C.

Marion Barry to D.C. Whites: Be More Open-Minded

Never one to shy away from controversy, while supporting Mayor Vince Gray, Marion Barry called…