United States has been one of the interesting countries though there are certain factors that have demean the status regarding human rights. The cases of discrimination have been rampant in some of the give areas in the United States.
The main areas that have experienced the impact of the discrimination of the immigrants are the places such as the city of Arizona. Larkin and Lacey have been in the fight against the oppression of the refugees in all areas of the United States particularly in the city of Arizona.
Larkin and Lacey recently hit the headlines for condemning the move of president Trump appointing the leadership of sheriff to serve in the office for the second term in the county of Maricopa. Most of the people in the community had associated the leadership of Joe at the county with failure in the sense that he had many cases concerning the federal contempt and several other pertaining the persecution of the refugee.
Larkin and Lacey felt the act of president Trump was not all considering the state of the society because of the corruption that had marred the administration of the sheriff for the last 24 years of his reign.
Larkin and Lacey were journalists before making the full debut in the world of philanthropism. The factor that made the two to venture on matters of transforming the community was the state of the immigrants in many parts of the United States, Most of the Refugees were being violated and their rights denied.
Larkin and Lacey formed a foundation that aids them in propelling the mission of combating discrimination in the community. The name of the foundation was Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund. The aim was to build cohesion among the other small organizations in other parts of the United States and fight for the human rights as a unit. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey: https://michael-lacey.com/ and https://about.me/michael-lacey
Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund provided financial support to the most of the small humanitarian organizations and gave their leaders the way forward on how to handle the matters regarding the goals of the organizations.
The other objective of the Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund was to let the refugees be informed on the matters regarding their rights in the society and stand to fight for them.
Larkin and Lacey had been detained way back in the year 2007 after making a statement in the magazine regarding how corrupt the administration of sheriff.
The two were then arrested at night. The major thing that made them jailed was the disclosure of the grand jury stamen. The ordeal of the Larkin and Lacey made the public to call for their release.
They high pressure from the side of the community captured the attention of the authorities and the charges of their case dropped. They were later compensated in the year 2013 for the unlawful arrest.
The amount that they got from the compensation channeled to the reinforcement of the projects of human rights in the community. The other set was used to champion the campaign in the cases of freedom of speech.