Remember when… Ruby Dee’s passing brings back memories of how it used to be

June 18, 2014   // 0 Comments

  Brooklyn hearts today have skipped more beats than an absent-minded policeman”…Sam Balter, “The Jackie Robinson Story” (1950) By Richard G. Carter The recent death at 91, of iconic Black actress Ruby Dee -- who originally burst on the scene in early, powerful movies about racial discrimination -- recalls a time when stinging film dramas of Black-White racial conflict caused a stir th...

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