Michael Lacey, Jim Larkin, and a lot of activists fighting for the rights of the migrants were surprised about the decision of the United States President Donald J. Trump to pardon Joe Arpaio. They are requesting the chief executive to reverse his decision and to put Joe Arpaio back inside the prison.
Donald J. Trump and Joe Arpaio share the same thoughts about illegal migrants who are trying to live and work in the United States – both of them wanted an aggressive crackdown against the undocumented migrants, and continued to threaten them with deportation. Learn more about Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin:
The decision of President Donald J. Trump has been predicted by a lot of political analyst, knowing that the current president would side with someone who shares the same idea with him. The decision was never overturned, and it was explained that the pardon given to Joe Arpaio is final. After getting out of the prison, Joe Arpaio shared his thoughts about running for Senator.
After he announced his plans, social media websites started to flood with information about the background of Joe Arpaio. Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin have announced their support to these websites and pages which are showing how infamous Joe Arpaio is. One of the most popular things associated with his name is the existence of a tent city near his workplace. Read more: Michael Lacey | LinkedIn and Jim Larkin | Twitter
Joe Arpaio was elected as the sheriff of the Maricopa County in 1992, and all throughout 2016, he became the sheriff with iron hands, and he was known as the “America’s Toughest Sheriff.” He viewed Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin as his enemies, because of the articles that they are publishing.
He claimed that the articles written about him is destroying his reputation, and one night, he had a brilliant idea. He ordered his men to storm the homes of Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin, and arrested the two because of false claims.
The case was heard by a judge who later dismissed it because he found out that the evidence provided by Joe Arpaio and his camp are not sufficient. After the two activists were released from the prison, they spoke with their lawyer and ask him about the best thing that they can now that the case was dismissed. They were commanded to sue the Maricopa County, and use the money that will be made from the event as a private fund.
It was the beginning of the Larkin and Lacey Frontera Fund, and it was used to help the migrants who are having issues with their documents. The migrants who wanted to work with Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin are given a chance to get their financial assistance, and they go to a nearby place where they could find the best jobs for them.
The Larkin and Lacey Frontera Fund have already accomplished so many things, and most migrants who have experienced the kindness of the two activists are giving additional money to help their people. Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin continue to become two of the most influential activists in the country.