Activist & Actress Ruby Dee Dies

(CNN) — Legendary actress and activist, Ruby Dee, has died at the age of 91. A representative for the Hollywood star says she died peacefully at her New Rochelle, New York, home on Wednesday. Dee — often with her late husband, Ossie Davis — was a formidable force in both the performing arts community and … Continue reading »

Occupy Eugene Activist Pleads Guilty

EUGENE, Ore. – An Occupy Eugene activist pleaded guilty to criminal trespassing after chaining herself to a fence around city hall for two days in November. Gwen Iris says she’s satisfied with the verdict Wednesday morning. She’d rather plead guilty so she can get back to what’s truly important to her, keeping the occupy movement … Continue reading »