The Amazing Story of Larkin and Lacey

There exist many organizations and groups that fight for human rights. These groups are located all over the world. They include;

  • The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights
  • Amazon Watch
  • ACLU Immigrants’ Rights Project
  • Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund
  • ACLU Immigrants’ Rights Project

The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights is a project that was formed to advocate and protect both the human and civil rights of Immigrants. This group performs this vital role through campaigning, litigating and educating migrants on their civil and human rights.Since the formation of this group, ACLU Immigrant Rights Projects has been forefront in enforcing and defending for legal rights of immigrants. This group has more than 200 experienced lawyers who are fundamental in combating against discrimination of immigrants. Besides, this group has attorneys who offer free legal advice to many immigrants whose rights have been infringed.

Amazon Watch

Amazon Watch is an NGO that was founded in 1996. This group helps to fight for the rights of indigenous tribes located in the Amazon. Besides, it also helps fight for the protection of the Amazon rainforests and their ecological systems. Amazon Watch serves this role in partnership with other civil rights organization in Brazil, Peru, and Ecuador.Since the formation of this organization, Amazon Watch has ensured the ecological systems in the Amazon basin are well protected and conserved. This function is to make sure that all the indigenous communities located in the Amazon basin and rainforest, can properly live and survive. Moreover, this group is instrumental in ensuring corporate responsibility in companies and organizations.

The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights

The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights is an organization based in Los Angeles. It was formed in 1993 as a local organization that fought for the rights and liberties of immigrants in the state of California. Currently, it has grown to be a national group.

This organization helps to fights for the rights of immigrants through the following processes

  1. Educating immigrants on their civil and human rights
  2. Enacting legal reviews to ensure fairness
  3. Changing public perception about immigrants
  4. Enforce the rights and liberties of immigrants through court

Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund

The Larkin and Lacey Frontera Fund is a group that was formed by two friends Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin. Jim and Larkin are journalists who founded this project, after being victimized by police officers in Arizona. Their unlawful arrest coupled by the victimization by police personnel in the Mexican border was an eye opener to the abuse of power by law officers. Furthermore, these journalists had a first-hand experience on the plight that many immigrants faced through the hands of police officers. The two, therefore, formed the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund.This organization facilitates immigrants and other NGOs fighting for the civil rights of immigrants with funds to aid them in their campaigns. Also, it also educates immigrants on their civil rights and liberties. Besides, these journalists also own a blog that helps educate and combat against injustices that many immigrants in the Mexican border face. Follow him on Twitter :

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