“Mayor for Life”
The only son of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry is seeking his late father’s seat on the D.C. Council.
Nearly a month after his death, tributes continue to pour in for former D.C. mayor Marion Barry and the latest was a one-night-only theatrical salute in his beloved Ward 8.
Since the death of Marion Barry on Sunday, there have been two competing narratives about his life and career in D.C. politics.
Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry signed copies of his new book, “Mayor for Life: The Incredible Story of Marion Barry Jr.,” at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington on Thursday night.
Former Washington mayor and current D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry will discuss his memoir and sign copies at a D.C. public library.
Former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry is criticizing HBO and two journalists over their involvement in a movie about his life.