Tag: Ossie Davis

Ruby Dee Memorialized in NYC with Song & Dance

Alicia Keys honored actress & activist with "Superwoman"

Are Today’s Rappers Cowards?

Music writer wonders why mainstream rappers aren't speaking out about Michael Brown

Ruby Dee Public Memorial Set for September

The legend will be celebrated in a ceremony at a Manhattan church

Grandson Shares ‘Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee’

Muta'Ali creates documentary about his extraordinary grandmother

Spike Lee to Host ‘Do the Right Thing’ Block Party

It's back to Bed-Stuy for the legendary filmmaker

Ruby Dee’s Legacy of Activism, Acting Mourned

Legendary actress passed away at 91

BLACK LOVE: Ruby Dee & Ossie Davis

One of the original power couples

Ruby Dee Dies at 91

Screen and stage legend was also a Civil Rights activist

JETflix Friday: MLK Edition

Wondering what to watch for movie night? JET has got you covered