What it was like to be on the mayor-for-life's bad side
Posts Tagged ‘Marion Barry’
A former foe remembers the mayor-for-life.
The original LL throws down a challenge for Richard Cohen.
See videos of the chants and songs residents sang to celebrate Marion Barry's life.
Marion Barry dies at 78. [LL, LL, NYT, WBJ, WBJ, Post, Post, Post, Times]
Barry memorials are "going to be big," spokeswoman promises. [LL]
Marion Barry: a WCP reader. [LL]
Summer jobs program helps explains Barry's popularity. [Post]
Candidates line up for Ward 8 seat. [Post]
Post ed board: Barry's life was "ancient tragedy." [Post]
Councilmember-elect Elissa Silverman remembers Barry. [LL]
When encountering bitter enemies, he would tell them, "I'm going to win you over." And charmer that he was, nine times out of ten, he would.
Barry will lie in state, turkey giveaway will go on
The online petition has more than 7,500 signatures.
A former LL turned politician recalls the mayor-for-life.
Coverage of Barry in City Paper over the decades