Many associations across the world fight for civil, human, and migrant rights. The groups have leaders who guide them on the steps to take to legalize the movement. In most instances, members pay for their membership cards to make sure, only interested persons participate in `advocating for better living.’
ACLU Immigrants’ Rights Project
The ACLU group works on protecting the human rights and civil rights of migrants. It uses litigation, advocacy, and outreach to achieve their set out goals. The project conducts the leading litigation program across the country through the supreme and district courts. They dedicate their efforts in mastering refugee rights.
Mike and Jim have interest in the implementation of the constitution guarantees to find out if all persons received equal justice. The act challenges laws that seem to deny settlers the right to the judicial procedure.
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA)
CHIRLA group fights for immigrant individuals and families in California. The organization plays the role of an agent in making sure citizens exercise their mobility rights. Their goals are building a society that will look at the interest of citizens and immigrants.
They aim at changing the public opinion and policy for human rights, full civic, and immigrants. The group is a result of the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act. This act prohibited dwellers to employ undocumented workers to stop abusing and exploiting them.
Amazon Watch works with environmental associations and indigenous organizations towards the progression of the native rights. The San Francisco based entity emerged due to the continued development of the large-scale projects like gas and oil pipeline. Amazon Watch operates using the Amazon basin. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey: http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/about-lacey-larkin-frontera-fund/michael-lacey/
Advocates for Human Rights
Advocates for Human Rights are the leading association in fighting for human freedom and rights in the world. The agents are available at local, regional, and global level. They receive support from partners, volunteers, and staff to put to use the international standards of human welfare while strengthening the rule of law.
Advocates for Human Rights have been in practice for over three decades. During this period, they have managed to change the children lives, immigrants, and women.
Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund
Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin are the co-founders of Village Voice Media and Phoenix New Times. They spent the settlement money from their arrest to finance migrant rights associations throughout Arizona. The two journalists received$3.75 million settlement after their arrest in 2007 by Joe Arpaio, a Maricopa County Sheriff.
Mike and Jim were jailed for publishing articles about the sheriff after revealing the presence of grand jury proceedings. They sued the law enforcers in the United States Court of Appeals for the unfair treatment. Grand jury summons demanded the identity of anyone who saw the New Times stories online that covered about the officer.
The Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund financed groups that advocate for migrant, human, and civil rights. These associations were boosting freedom of civic participation and speech throughout Arizona. The funded movements educated migrants of their rights in the foreign land.
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