Advocating for civil and migrant rights is widely considered to be a noble activity worldwide. Not only do you assist in ensuring the rights of aggrieved persons but it also goes a long way in building an individual’s reputation.
Several institutions have progressively built a reputation based on their unwavering commitment and dedication to advocating for civil and migrant rights. Learn more about Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin: http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/politics/immigration/2014/12/16/proceeds-arpaio-suit-fund-asu-journalism-chair/20480479/
Institutions like the Larking and Lacey Frontera Fund have empowered various communities by ensuring that the right criminal justice system is enforced while also exposing human rights violations and prosecuting perpetrators. Below are some notable human rights activist groups in the United States of America.
The Amazon Watch Group
The Amazon Watch Group is a San- Francisco based institution that primarily focuses on working with environmental organizations and indigenous groups aimed at promoting migrant and civil rights. The institution comes in the backdrop of large-scale projects presently underway such as oil and gas exploration.
The ACLU Immigrants’ Rights Project
The ACLU primarily focuses on executing its duties with the explicit commitment of protecting immigrants’ human rights and civil rights. The project specializes in litigation, outreach, and civil rights programs to achieve set goals and objectives. As a testament to their proficiency, the project is currently entrusted with carrying out the most extensive litigation program in the U.S. Read more: Jim Larkin | Crunchbase
Advocates for Human rights
The Advocates for Human rights is widely considered to be at the pinnacle of championing for the rights of aggrieved persons worldwide. In essence, the institution is a reputable agent for change at both the local and global level.
In most cases, the civil rights’ group receives overwhelming support from partners, volunteers and competent staff in ensuring that international human rights standards and the rule of law are implemented. With over three decades’ worth of experience, the institution has become synonymous with advocating for human rights by transforming the lives of oppressed women, immigrants, and children.
The Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund
Co-founded by Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey, the Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund has undoubtedly become a force to reckon with in the advocacy of human rights.
Initially, both Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin deemed it necessary to use the $3.75 million settlement from their unlawful detention as donations to help fund the organization. Based on their generous contribution, the Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund has received warm reviews with the potential of growing into a global institution.