Lacey and Larkin: Speak out against the decision to pardon Arpaio by Trump

Jim Lacey and Michael Larkin are prominent reporters that have created steadfast results in numerous areas of civil liberties in Arizona. They have established the Frontera Fund with contributions from a law suit that followed their detainment from Joe Arpaio. Learn more about Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin: http://james-larkin.com/press/ and https://michael-lacey.com/

The formidable sheriff had been in charge of Maricopa County for more than twenty years. This led to some of the most difficult circumstances for migrant workers and immigrants alike.

He was known for his rampant discrimination as well as interest in deportation multiple businesses that were thought to employ undocumented individuals were the particular target of Joe Arpaio’s private police force. This led to some oft he most detestable actions where people were held captive and did not receive fair trial or treatment.

He was known to misuse power, but is not required to face the consequences because of the recent decision of Donald Trump. Trump has been an important and influential person in light of Arpaio case.

Numerous allegations were provided against him. However the consequences were removed due to the presidential pardon. Many say that this is not just and that greater attention to the violation of law need to follow.

Some of the problems that are seen in this have to do with corruption. Donald Trump was supported by Arpaio to a great degree based on the way that he received the GOP nomination.

By supporting him in early years it is evident that there was a budding relationship between the two for more than a year. Arpaio was even a significant contributor to the Trump campaign. Nevertheless, the results are detestable as Arpaio had pending allegations and law suits on multiple accounts.

Since there were so many different ways that civil liberties were impeded by Arpaio, residents of Maricopa County are dismayed that the cases against him have been forgiven. Lacey and Larkin too have demonstrated that there are considerable adversities created by Arpaio. Read more: Michael Lacey | Twitter and Jim Larkin | Crunchbase

Overall the way that Arpaio has acted has resulted in improper treatment of thousands of people, death as well as illness and situations that many will never recover from.

Even though he has been an important part of the way that civil liberties are undermined in recent year, the charges are no longer pending on him and its possible that he won’t have to go to prison or face any real consequences. Ultimately, the Frontera Fund was established based on the way that Arpaio’s actions were determined to be in violation of the first amendment in years past.

However, this decision has not been followed up with influential legal action in recent years. This speaks to the way that corruption is rampant throughout the democratic system and may have yielded negative results for other parts of the country where similar behavior takes place.

Ultimately, the Frontera Fund aims to improve the way that migrant workers and immigrants can access litigation assistance.

This is more important now than ever, since the harmful actions of Arpaio have gone without reprimand. The future of civil liberties is based on a better quality of support at large.

Adam Milstein: A Business and Philanthropy Success

Adam Milstein is an American businessman with deep roots in, and a deep love for, Israel. He has been extremely successful in the field of real estate investing, and this has allowed him to give back in the form of various philanthropic activities.

The Adam Milstein Foundation, founded with his wife Gila, in 2000. The organization was born out of Adam Milstein’s commitment to tikkun olam, which means “healing the world.” It has taken as its mission to strengthen the State of Israel and its ties to the United States.

Adam Milstein’s passion for Israel, the land of his birth, stretches beyond just one foundation. In addition to that foundation, he is also one of the co-founders of the Israeli-American Foundation, which was formed in 2007 by a group of business leaders and philanthropists. The group is dedicated to strengthening the State of Israel, the American Jewish community, and future generations of Israeli-Americans. One of the group’s six initial goals is to involve Israeli-Americans with pro-Israel movements.

In 2015, he teamed up with a couple of other notable names within the Israeli-American community to organize the first Campus Maccabees Summit. Its goal in bringing together dozens of organizations was to harness the power of the pro-Israel community in order to combat growing anti-Semitism on America’s college campuses.

Adam Milstein also serves on numerous boards of pro-Israeli organizations. Included among these are StandWithUs, Hasbara Fellowships, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) National Council, and Birthright Israel.

Milstein has been very vocal in his support of Israel. He has written articles, especially in opposition to the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement. He has also launched a podcast featuring conversations with people from various fields who are strong voices for Israel and Jewish-Americans.

He has been widely recognized as a tireless advocate for Israel and Jewish-Americans. In 2016, Algemeiner Journal named him as one of “The Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life.” His facebook page

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Names Its New Executive Vice President/CEO

     Robert Ivy has been named by the American Institute of Architects’ board to be the organization’s new Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer with effect from February 1, 2011. The umbrella that covers certified architects and relevant professionals, AIA has continued to serve the U.S’s design and construction sector since 1857.

Prior to his appointment, Robert has since 1996 served as the Editor in Chief of Architectural Record. He also doubled as the McGraw-Hill Construction’s Vice President/Editorial Director tasked with managing the organization and its affiliate publications. Before climbing to corporate executive roles, Robert Ivy served as Ivy Architects’ principal and Dean/Dale’s managing partner for about 14 years. In 2009, he was presented with the Crane Award due to his huge contributions to the business media in the United States. A year later, Robert was recognized by the Alpha Rho Chi as the Master Architect for his role in increasing design awareness among members of the new generation.

Robert is a respected figure in the United States’ architectural industry. He has made enormous contributions towards the sector, including championing for the environmental, social, and political factors affecting the industry. Robert Ivy is a key Fellow in the American Institute of Architects. In the 1990s he served on the organization’s Board of Directors.

After taking over his new office, Robert will be responsible for managing AIA’s Washington, D.C. national office that has 206 employees and an estimated annual budget of $56 million. He is tasked with overseeing the organization’s design practices, creating design awareness among members of the public, and working closely with more than 300 AIA chapters locally and internationally.

George Miller, the former president of AIA, has lauded the addition of Robert into the organization’s top leadership. He expressed their excitement to see him serve as the Executive Vice President/CEO, adding that his innovative leadership style accompanied by diverse industry experience will help drive the body forward. The 2010 AIA President also used the platform to appreciate Paul Welch, the outgoing interim EVP/CEO, for loyalty and interim leadership to the organization.

When it was his turn to speak, the 2011 President Clark Manus-FAIA confirmed that he thrilled to work with Robert Ivy on the Board. He, however, advised that the organization should be vigilant and quick to respond to emerging opportunities in order to ensure growth for its members. The incoming EVP/CEO also expressed his commitment to the profession as well as the success of the organization citing his passion for and readiness to drive AIA forward.

Robert Ivy pursued his BA in English from the University of the South before earning his Masters in Architecture from Tulane University. Headquartered in Washington, D.C, AIA works to support the Architectural industry in the US. The organization currently has over 90,000 members categorized in various levels.

Fabletics Brand is Growing despite the Tough Competition

Consumer purchases have changed in the modern times. Currently, most of the purchases made are determined by the power of the crowd. Before deciding to purchase a product, most people will first look at the reviews of other people so that they can be sure of the product or service in question. The clients trust the reviews they will read on a company website as well as the personal recommendation received from friends and relatives. Some of the most successful modern brands in the market have realized this secret, and they are using it as the dominant marketing strategy for their companies.

 

Fabletics is currently one of the brands that have shocked people in the international community because of their success in the competitive market. Fabletics was brought into the market in 2013 by two businessmen, Don Ressler and Adam Goldenberg. When these two investors were starting the activewear company, they did not know that it would turn out to be one of the top giants in the highly competitive online market. In less than five years, this wonderful brand has managed to register a 200% growth. According to the company website, the institution has collected more than $235 million revenue since it was established. The success of the company is believed to be as a result of customer reviews.

 

Fabletics leadership has realized that consumers no longer consider the price and quality of a product when making a purchase, especially for the first time. The fashion brand has been depending on the prominence of customer reviews in its successful journey. The founders of the institution have been in the market for several years, and they have learned that consumer reviews have a huge impact when it comes to increasing the consumer acquisition in any company. Customer retention and loyalty depend on the reviews posted online.

 

Most people in the modern times live digital lives, and this means that they can only use online reviews to make crucial decisions. A lot of research is done online before a customer decides the company they will purchase their products from. The success of most brands in the market are influenced by the kind of reviews posted.

 

When Don Ressler and his friend decided to start the fashion company, they felt that they needed an influential person who could take the brand to better and higher levels. After a lot of discussions, the friends chose Kate Hudson to become a partner and assist in marketing the products. Kate Hudson is not just an ordinary star in the country. Kate’s great personality has assisted the company a lot. The actor and mother of two motivate women in the society to work hard in the gym and at the same time take care of their looks.

 

Before purchasing the products from Fabletics, it is paramount for all customers to take the lifestyle quiz that is conducted by fashion experts at the company. By answering the questions, the company understands its customers, and it can send them the right designs every month.

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Inadvertently Helps Build The Frontera Fund

Sheriff Joe Arpaio was once the most feared and respected police officer in the U.S. for conservatives who were unwilling to look at his record of victimizing Mexican migrants to Arizona over what he described as an impressive arrest record. The record of Joe Arpaio led to an investigation by two of the most respected journalists and media executives in the U.S., Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin of Village Voice Media. The investigation into corruption and financial irregularities at Sheriff Arpaio’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s Department were followed by one of the most shocking incidents in the history of the U.S. media.

 

Village Voice Media executives, Jim Larkin and Michael lacey were taken from their homes in darkness on the evening of October 18th 2007 when they refused a Grand Jury Subpoena from Sheriff Arpaio’s Maricopa County to surrender personal information about the staff of the Phoenix New Times and its readership; in a clear attack on the First Amendment rights of the American public, the man who claimed to be “America’s toughest sheriff” called on members of Village Voice Media to provide the IP addresses of the readers of an article about the financial irregularities at Maricopa County’s Sheriff’s Department and a second article about the Grand Jury Subpoenas.

 

Of course, Larkin and Lacey both refused to provide the information requested by Sheriff Arpaio and his Maricopa County allies as they wished to protect the rights of their staff and readers. In a clear attack on the staff of the Phoenix New Times in response to the investigations into Sheriff Arpaio, the police officer sent unmarked SUV’s to the homes of Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin to arrest the pair without reason or cause.

 

The illegal detention of the two journalists spectacularly backfired for Sheriff Arpaio and provided the people of Arizona with the latest evidence of the illegal nature of the career of the sheriff. A national outcry from media outlets ensued and resulted in the release of Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin in under 24 hours and a Ninth Circuit Supreme Court decision going their way in 2012 with $3.7 million in damages used to start The Frontera Fund.

 

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin are popular figures for their work to protect the rights of Mexican migrants and people from minority groups who were often victimized by Sheriff Arpaio across his time as the Sheriff of Maricopa County.

Bob Reina and What Talk Fusion is Talking About Now

Recently, Talk Fusion unveiled another edition of the Live Meetings software during a live broadcast online. The program’s purpose is to facilitate real-time communications for individuals as well as for businesses. This modern day interface is easy to use, and the update is ideal for those who are using or plan to use the WebRTC software produced by Talk Fusion.

 

The Talk Fusion software is fully capable of aiding businesses in conducting their online meetings as well as handling video calls for anyone. The goal of WebRTC software is to transmit one-way videos as well as to hold video calls and conferences for companies that may have remote employees or large online meetings with multiple offices. Whatever the reason, the daily PC user or business can benefit from the technology that Talk Fusion has created and made available to the general public.

 

The ease of use for all have made this technology popular, with an application that supports up to 15 hosts, as well as up to an additional 500 participants at a time. The seamless connection is what makes this technology so attractive, allowing participants to connect from their wireless device. These devices also include a smartphone.

 

Along with basic features getting a boost,users will also love the major enhancements such as the ability to record audio without the need for the extra download. Users can simply open up a new browser window with one click of the mouse to get the audio. This also means that there is no time wasted as participants continue to log onto the call. They can do so without delay because they will no longer need to download Adobe Flash Player.

 

Most software for projects like this require an additional plug-in for the software to function as it should. The WebRTC software is essentially a plug and play program, with no need for additional extensions.

 

Bob Reina believes that although other tech companies offer similar software, they have surpassed their competitors. Reina is also using various promotional methods in the digital landscape to ensure he comes out on top.

 

Reina founded the company in 2004, after he attempted to send a short video clip to family members to get their opinion on a property. Trouble with the download led him to believe that there was a need for something better. He was right! His company Talk Fusion, is now one of the leading technology companies in the United States. Learn more:  http://www.forbes.com/sites/quickerbettertech/2010/11/10/talk-really-can-be-cheap/#2924b32c4076