Black History Month: A Salute to Ruby Dee

Born Ruby Ann Wallace in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 27, 1922, African-American actress Ruby Dee has enjoyed a tremendous career on the stage, on television and in film. She grew up in New York's Harlem neighborhood, and got involved in acting as a teenager. Dee began studying her craft at the American Negro Theatre, a …

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‘Clockers’

'When there's murder on these streets, everyone's a suspect.' I watched the movie Clockers for the first time, and I gotta say, that movie was intense! For those who don't know, it's a Spike Lee joint and as usual, he tackles heavy, controversial topics such as drugs, violence & racism. The plot goes as follows …