Ruby Dee

In honor of Delta Sigma Theta’s  Founder’s Day we are taking a look at celebrity members of the historic organization.

In February during Karen in the Afternoon its Black HER-Story Month where we are celebrating Black History month everyday with a “She Fact.” Today we acknowledge Oscar nominated actress, poet, screenwriter, playwright, journalist, and activist Ruby Dee. Born in Cleveland, OH; she was a midewest girl who made power moves in entertainment and the civil […]

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Famed director Spike Lee worked with the late, great Ruby Dee on films such as Jungle Feverand Do the Right Thing, and as news spread of her passing this week, Lee posted a few words on Instagram about the beloved actress and activist. “People, I Just Found Out The Loss Of Spiritual Mother,The Late,Great Ruby Dee,” Spike wrote. […]

Comedian and activist Dick Gregory joined Roland Martin Monday on “NewsOne Now” to share his reflections on the legendary Ruby Dee. Debbie Allen, Roy S.…

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06/13/14 – Roland Martin talks to film director Spike Lee about the life of the  legendary movie legend, Ruby Dee. The two first worked together…

The loss of Ruby Dee (pictured) stunned fans of the award-winning actress, who passed away at the age of 91 in New Rochelle, N.Y. With…