Marion Barry

Lot of folks have been talking about Marion Barry lately. Heres the latest scoop.

Marion Barry dies at 78; Washington, D.C., mayor, civil rights leader

24 November 2014 | 4:05 am Marion Barry was a polarizing figure in a polarized town, a mayor so charismatic he was reelected even after an FBI videotape showed him smoking crack. http://latimes.com.feedsportal.com/c/34336/f/625246/s/40c4c8d0/sc/8/l/0L0Slatimes0N0Cla0Eme0Emarion0Ebarry0E20A1411240Estory0Bhtml0Dtrack0Frss/story01.htm

Marion Barry: A wily survivor leaves the stage

24 November 2014 | 2:13 am There is no middle ground in judging four-time Washington mayor Marion Barry, who died Sunday at the age of 78. For many whites, Barry was a politician addicted to alcohol, drugs and power. Meanwhile, most African-Americans in D.C. enshrined him as a strong leader who shared their struggles and overcame the odds; regardless of his personal failings, they embraced him as their own. Yet he failed … http://news.yahoo.com/marion-barry–a-wily-survivor-leaves-the-stage-021309745.html

Marion Barry was the everymans champion, staunch supporters proclaim

24 November 2014 | 2:07 am Despite a mixed legacy, Marion Barry was the everyman?s champion, his staunch supporters proudly proclaim. http://feeds.washingtonpost.com/c/34656/f/636621/s/40c39a1a/sc/8/l/0L0Swashingtonpost0N0Clocal0Ctrafficandcommuting0Cmarion0Ebarry0Ewas0Ethe0Eeverymans0Echampion0Estaunch0Esupporters0Eproclaim0C20A140C110C230C4f0A0A2d640E7320A0E11e40E9c9f0Ea37e29e80Acd50Istory0Bhtml0Dwprss0Frss0Ilocal/story01.htm

Dream City: Race, Power, and the Decline of Washington, D.C. (Hardcover) tagged “marion barry” 2 times

22 September 2010 | 1:05 pm Dream City: Race, Power, and the Decline of Washington, D.C. Dream City: Race, Power, and the Decline of Washington, D.C. (Hardcover)By Harry Jaffe 27 used and new from $20.64 Customer Rating: 4.5 Customer tags: washington dc(2), marion barry(2), urban history, voting rights, race relations http://www.amazon.com/Dream-City-Power-Decline-Washington/dp/0671768468?tag=cclub-20

Former Wastington DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 | KFOR.com

23 November 2014 | 6:57 pm (CNN) Former Washington Mayor Marion Barry is dead, a Washington hospital spokeswoman said early Sunday. He was 78. Barry was elected four times as the city's chief executive and was a council member in the … http://kfor.com/2014/11/23/former-controversial-wastington-dc-mayor-marion-barry-dies-at-78/

Former DC Mayor and Memphian Marion Barry dies at 78 | WREG.com

23 November 2014 | 6:14 pm MEMPHIS, Tenn. Former Washington Mayor and Memphian Marion Barry died early Sunday morning. He was 78. Barry was elected four times as DC's Chief Executive and was a council member for Washington's 8th Ward … http://wreg.com/2014/11/23/former-dc-mayor-and-memphian-marion-barry-dies-at-78/

News & Politics Roundup: 4-Term D.C Mayor Marion Barry Dies

23 November 2014 | 2:18 pm Marion Barry, former 4-term Washington, D.C mayor, passed away this Sunday morning at the age of 78. Barry's political career was overshadowed by his 1990 arrest, during which he was caught on videotape smoking crack … http://globalgrind.com/2014/11/23/mayor-marion-barry-dead-at-78-university-of-virgina-suspends-fraternities-after-rape-claims-details/

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