Michael and Jim are among the committed people who have dedicated their efforts in the field of human rights. The two have set up a foundation meant for the reinforcing the human right organizations. The earlier ground that the two were working before they set themselves in the area of human rights was journalism.
Their operations were under the company called Phoenix New Times and Village Voice Media and Village Voice Media. The experience they had in the field of human right place them at a better home of handling the issues that were facing the refugees in the community. The efforts of the Larkin and Lacey has attracted the attention of many in the society.
They came up with a foundation called Lacey and Larkin Frontera Funds. Larkin and Lacey were against the decision of president Trump of appointing the Sheriff to retain his earlier position in the office. The reason why they criticized the move of the Trump is that of the matter of corruption that had taken the better parts of the Sheriff governance.
The primary reason for the formation of the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Funds was to bolster the efforts of the small unions in the field of human rights. The move was through the financial matters and the creation of the programs to teach the management of the unions on how to run the objectives of the small organizations. Read more: Phoenix New Times | Wikipedia and Michael Lacey | Crunchbase
There many challenges that happened along the course of the mission in the field. For instance the opposition of the goals of the organization by the central authorities. The factor that occupies the front line of the organization was to create a balance in the community and to allow the demands of the refugees be heard.
There was a team of experts that were the concern with the run of the system of the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Funds. Many small unions benefited through the dedication showcased by Larkin and Lacey in the arena of human rights by setting up the programs meant to boost the agenda.
In the year 2007, Larkin and Lacey were faced by serious problem on the incident their arrest after the two had made a move to publish the information that became sensitive to the administration of the Sheriff. Sheriff commanded the arrest of the Larkin and Lacey following the exposure of the corruption on the proceeds of the grand jury.
The public demand came to the rescue of the two journalists and forced the people who were in charge of preceding their case to drop. They then made a move to sue the authorities for taking a step to arrest then unlawfully. They won the case and got a compensation fee worth $3.75 million. The amount was later used in the financing of the freedom of speech campaign.
The other segment was set in fostering the mission of other small organizations in the field of human rights. Larkin and Lacey have contributed a lot on the matter related to the area of human rights through the formation of Lacey and Larkin Frontera Funds.