Marion Barry
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"Marion Shepilov Barry, Jr." was an United States/American politician who served as the second Mayor of the District of Columbia from 1979 to 1991, and again as the fourth mayor from 1995 to 1999. A Democratic Party (United States)/Democrat, Barry had served three tenures on the Council of the District of Columbia, representing as an at-large member from 1975 to 1979 and in Neighborhoods in Washington, D.C.#Ward 8/Ward 8 from 1993 to 1995, and again from 2005 to 2014. In the 1960s he was involved in the African-American Civil Rights Movement (1954–1968)/African-American civil rights movement, first as a member of the Nashville sit-ins/Nashville Student Movement sit-ins and then serving as the first chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).

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