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Marion Barry: I Misspoke When I Said 'Polacks'

AP | Posted 05.25.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry says he misspoke when he referred to the Polish community with the disparaging term "Polacks." Barry ma...

Marry Barry Set To Apologize For Asian Comments (UPDATED)

Posted 05.24.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry (D), who represents Ward 8 on the D.C. Council, is scheduled to appear with Asian-America...

Marion Barry's Filipino Nurse Saga Takes New Twist In Vegas

Posted 05.21.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry is saying nicer things about Filipino nurses after being hospitalized for a blood clot wh...

"Growing Our Own" Corps of Nurses

Patricia McGuire | Posted 07.02.2012 | DC
Patricia McGuire

To get more D.C. residents into the nursing pipeline and through the gateways for the burgeoning health care professions in all fields, we have to get serious about the expectations for math and science education at all levels.

D.C. Asian American Advocacy Groups Tell Marion Barry Enough, Demand Apology

Erwin de Leon | Posted 06.30.2012 | DC
Erwin de Leon

Marion Barry once brought minority groups together. He now seems intent on setting them apart.

UPDATED: Marion Barry Spars With Witnesses

Posted 04.27.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- This week's comments by former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry about local nurses has prompted a harsh response by the Philippin...