Posts Tagged ‘Louis Farrakhan’

Marion Barry Sent Off With Lengthy, Often Lively Memorial

The District celebrates the mayor-for-life one final time.

Jeff Thompson’s Property Sell-Off

Jeff Thompson, the D.C. Medicaid contractor and campaign contributor whose home and office was raided in March by the feds in connection with their investigations into campaign finance issues, has been quietly unloading several pieces of his District real estate portfolio during the last several months.
Just after Christmas last year, Euclid Street Partners, an LLC [...]

Marion Barry: White Men Can’t Count

LL missed this little nugget in his morning roundup. Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry was up in Philadelphia this weekend to help Nation of Islam Leader Louis Farrakhan celebrate the 16th anniversary of the Million Man March.
From the Philly Inquirer:
Before Farrakhan took the stage, the crowd applauded Marion Barry, former mayor of Washington, who said [...]