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Clip: Ruby Dee on the Psyche of Black America
June 12, 2014
In this video from 1984, the actress and civil rights activist, who died today, talks about the ongoing racism that "trampled our self-esteem and numbed hope."
The Second American Revolution, Part Two
April 25, 1984
Bill Moyers, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee tell the story of how the New Deal, World War II, and postwar social changes set the stage for a long-awaited and hard-fought legal assault on segregation.
The Second American Revolution (Part One)
April 18, 1984
Bill Moyers is joined by Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee who re-create the world of 20th-century black America. This episode covers 1900 to 1920.
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