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Neto’s Tucson: Randiesia Fletcher overcame barriers, now helps refugees do the same

Randiesia Fletcher-Riggs, 2017-2018 Fellow. This piece first appeared in the Arizona Daily Star. "For several years, Randiesia Fletcher has helped refugees create new lives for themselves in Tucson. She co-founded the nonprofit Refugee Resource Center... Many…
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America Only Started Caring About the Opioid Epidemic When It Hit Suburbia

Randiesia Fletcher-Riggs, 2017-2018 Fellow. This piece first appeared in Alternet. "President Trump recently declared the opioid epidemic a public emergency. But drug abuse has been a public emergency in inner cities like Los Angeles, Detroit, and…
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Silent Victims of Sexual Assault in the Military

Randiesia Fletcher-Riggs, 2017-2018 Fellow. This piece first appeared in Garnet News. "Sexual assault is not exclusive to Hollywood and the world of politics. It also is a problem in our military, one that I lived through…
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