Category Archives: Activists

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin: Giving the Migrant Population a Voice

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin are the founders of the Phoenix New Times. After dropping out of college in 1970, Lacey and Larkin started the publication to combat the ultra-conservative media surrounding them at the time. The paper began to grow in popularity as the two men began to show their good heads for business […]

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The Civil, Human and Immigrants’ Rights Group Founded by Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin

There’s a need to set up independent civil, human and immigrant’s rights organizations in every society. These groups act as the citizen’s watchdog and they serve to protect the rights and freedoms of the small guys. Thanks to such groups, immigrants get fair representation in courts and the marginalized people are enlightened on their rights […]

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Michale Lacey is Busy Re-writing Numbers

Michael Thoreau Lacey is a renowned mathematician born in Illinois in 1959. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign, where he completed his Ph.D. in mathematics. This was in 1987 and he completed his thesis under the tutelage of Walter Phillips. His thesis paper was regarding the probability of Banach Spaces. He has […]

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The Achievements of Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin In Sponsoring Non –Profit Organizations

Puente is a non-profit making firm that advocates for the human rights of refugees. The group was started in 2007 to defend the rights of immigrants who were being deported from Arizona. The refugees who were found to have broken the laws of the state were deported back to their places of origin. The organization […]

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Fox News Interview with Thor Halvorssen on Socialism

Thor Halvorssen is the founder of the Human Rights Foundation. Halvorssen grew up with two parents that were deeply involved in the global fight for human rights. His father was arrested and held as political prisoner in Venezuela and his mother was shot by the regime of Hugo Chavez. In this interview with Fox News, […]

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