The Voice for the Voiceless: Ruth Staggs

The Voice for the Voiceless: Ruth Staggs

By Intisar Seraaj “I died in 2006,” Ruth Staggs says smiling. “I’ve had 18 surgeries and they were all life-threatening. I died twice from bleeding to death from one of my [medical] conditions.” Since 2000, Staggs says she’s had on average two major surgeries...