Over Labor Day weekend, urban youth of the Compton and Oakland
communities of California will have the opportunity to flex their tech
muscles at the “We Are Code” two-day hackathon event designed to promote
awareness and innovation.
In February, Hasna Muhammad, daughter of late actors, activists and
beloved couple Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis, released a Ruby Dee-inspired
collection of greeting cards of some of her and her famous
mother’s words of wisdom or “Crumbs,” as Muhammad describes them, on
love, hope and aging. Here, we speak with Muhammad about the Ruby Dee Boxed Card Set and her family legacy.