Fighting for human rights is one of the noblest ideas in the world today. Millions of people are suffering because of the human rights violations, but no one seems to be taking keen interests in the fights. Initially, the work of human rights protection was entrusted to the government.
With succession, people came up with different opinions on how the nations should be led. Such poor developing skills reduced the influence of the government in helping the common people reach their goals. The needs of the citizens are neglected. With the rise of the human rights organizations, there is hope. People can now find relief with their challenges.
Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey Frontera Fund
The Frontera Fund that was established by Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey is aimed at helping different organizations with their cases fighting for human rights. Jim and Michael do not participate actively in owning or running any of the organizations.
After receiving $3.75 million from the case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey donated the entire amount to the Frontera Fund which was aimed at supporting the works of the fighting against human rights violation.
Through the same Frontera Fund, Larkin and Lacey are inviting people of like minds to support the works of human rights. Having experienced the pain of human rights violations, Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey are dedicated to ensuring that the minority groups are protected, and their cries are considered.
The Asian Law Caucus
The organization fights to ensure that there is justice for the Asians with low incomes. Usually, people earning little money have bigger problems to worry about. There are bills to be paid, and these take most of their incomes. Asians worry about several problems like the fight against discrimination. Read more: Michael Lacey | Twitter
Being that the low-income earners cannot afford to fight such discriminations, it is hard for them to attain the peace that they may deserve. The Asian Law Caucus ensures that these people get maximum protection and free services for the cases against discrimination.
Disability rights and education defense
People living with disability are the most disadvantaged in the planet today. There are very few chances of employment for their case.
Most employees tend to avoid them because of the demands that come with having them on board. Other than employment, institutions of learning tend to assume their demands.
People living with disability require special treatment. Most employers are not willing to help them gain this extent of freedom. In the United States today, there are laws that demand the employment of a certain percentage of these people.
The organization has ensured that the group of people living with disability have an equal chance in the society and especially in places of work and learning.
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