The Stand to Preserve Human Rights

Human Rights

Humanity is at a place where it has to redefine itself. From Children’s rights being violated to having to confirm to ourselves that lives do matter through the establishment of groups like Black lives Matters. We seem to be at a crossroad. But there is always hope, which is brought in by groups like The Advocates for Human Rights. This group offers free legal services to people who do not earn much. Read more: Village Voice Media | Wikepida

Their services are offered in Minnesota, North Dakota and also South Dakota. They offer assistance to people detained by the immigration authority.

They defend women rights and much more. This group was started in 1984 and its executive director is Ms. Robin Phillip. Some group funds such as the Larkin and Lacey Frontera fund have come into place, to assist groups that are fighting for human rights.

About the Larkin & Lacey Frontera Fund

This fund was started by Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin, who are journalists by profession. Michael and Jim are known as the founders of Phoenix New Times and Village Voice Media. The two friends and colleagues have put into good use the money arising from their arrest by funding migrant rights organizations.

They received a settlement of $3.75 million in 2007. The Larkin & Lacey Frontera fund will be assisting groups that fight for human, civil and migrants’ rights. They will also be supporting groups that fight for the right of speech in Arizona. Their contribution will go a long way in giving a much-desired boost to these groups.

The fund is closely associated with a group known as the Border Angels, which is a non-profit charity group. The group is based in San-Diego and was founded in 1986 by Enrique Morones. The group is involved in immigration, where they fight for various reforms and try to curb immigrants’ deaths as they cross the border. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey:

They seek to restore justice and do away with the false believe that people have about the immigrants who move to the U.S.A. through the border. So through funds such as the Larkin & Lacey Frontera Fund, they receive not only moral support but also financial support.

Final Note

The groups arising to fight for human rights are increasing daily. Therefore it takes the emergence of fund groups such as the Larkin & Lacey Frontera to come in and through their funding programs, impact the society.

How Arthur Becker Rose to the Top as an Entrepreneur

Arthur Becker has become a stalwart presence in New York City thanks to his work as a Managing Partner at Madison Partners, LLC. Madison Partners is quickly becoming one of our favorite investment firms to watch out for. Madison Partners is focused on two primary industries: real estate as well as bio technology. Arthur Becker’s name may be familiar to you even if his company is not. Becker is a high profile entrepreneur who is the CEO of ZINIO and he was also the subject of TMZ headlines thanks to his high profile relationship with fashion guru Vera Wang. Putting all of that aside, Becker always has something informative and interesting to say to future entrepreneurs. More details can be found On Crunchbase.

In a sit down interview, Arthur Becker was more than willing to share a few of the little secrets that help keep him going and have made him such a success as a businessman. Becker has succeeded in just about every industry that he has come across so it makes sense that people would want to know how he made it happen. Well, we can break down his success by industry in order to apply the advice that he has to give. Looking at ZINIO, a high profile tech company he joined in 2003, we can see that he has been nothing short of a steady hand at the wheel. Success came early for Becker and ZINIO and that helped give him the courage he needed in order to branch out. You can visit Bloomberg to know more.

In terms of branching out, Becker says that Madison Partners LLC was the first company that he put a private investment in. Madison Partners LLC, which focuses on buying and selling ‘unique’ properties after renovating them, has become something of a powerhouse name within NYC. Becker says that having worked with Vera Wang Fashion, he is more able to go out and really focus on renovation and interior design. This has given him some great insight while working. The common thread for all of Becker’s work is that he is focused on being prepared. When you are prepared, Becker says, you are never struggling with self-doubt.

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