Ruby Dee

TMZ Reports: Ruby Dee — one of the legendary actresses in Hollywood and on Broadway — died Wednesday night. Ruby was at home in New Rochelle, NY … surrounded by family when she passed away … according to sources connected to the family. A rep confirmed the death. Ruby was a pioneer for African-American women in […]

UPDATED 6/12/14, 1:15 P.M. EST: From the AP: NEW YORK — Her long career brought her an Oscar nomination at age 83 for best supporting…

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Jacque Reid is always a step ahead on informing you on women around the nation making a difference. But every once in awhile she shows the fellas love too. She spoke with Muta’Ali Muhammad, grandson of actress Ruby Dee, on his documentary he did about her and her life with husband Ossie. Click here to […]

SOURCE: The Grio Author “Kunbi Tinuoye” Darlene Evans vividly remembers the day she noticed her first gray hair. She was in her 20s, juggling life as a single mom while trying to hold down a job, when she looked in the mirror and there it was: a shiny white hair. Initially she decided to mask […]