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Lacey and Lakin Frontera Fund Left to Take Care of Arpaio’s Victims

The Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund has been a widely talked about organization lately as there was a new progression in the court case between Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin and former sheriff Joe Arpaio.

The court case had gone on for a few years but Michael and Jim eventually became the winning side. They received a large settlement which amounted to about 4 million dollars.

The other side Joe Arpaio was supposed to go to jail for the negligence of his responsibilities as sheriff, unconstitutional arrest, corrupting his deputies, and targeting both civilians and media based on their race.

Before that could happen, however, Donald Trump swooped in with his newfound power or presidency and pardoned the long criminal records of his friend and after that denied their close relationship despite the overwhelming amounts of evidence including photographs.

The whole ordeal has been quite the ugly thing but that only served to solidify even further hat the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund truly represents. The Frontera Fund was created from the money of the settlement and the reason for its establishment was the ideology of its founders that people should be treated equally in spite of their race and social and financial background.

The Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund operates only in the state of Arizona from its headquarters in Phoenix. The Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund provides financial support for organizations that take care of minorities in the United States of America.

So far, the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund has the capabilities to support more than a dozen of groups. Most of the organizations work non-profit but all of them have the goal to take care of immigrants and refugees who need assistance such as legal representation, medical attention, and so on.

Some of the organizations help undocumented immigrants to find a place in the country and others work to provide people who work with medical care that they are not able to afford.

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin established the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund after they had spent their careers to help minority groups use their rights and to expose both people and companies who have stepped on those rights.

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin started working together in journalism many years ago. They have been friends and business partners for decades. Along the way, they established news outlets such as Phoenix New Times.

After the unlawful behavior of the former sheriff of Maricopa County and the fact that Joe Arpaio got away from punishment because of his friend on a high chair, the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund can only work harder.

The Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund has vowed to help other groups and organizations right all the wrongs that Joe Arpaio had one and take care of all the people he has hurt. Although he was removed from his position, Joe Arpaio roams free.

That is proof that organizations that take care of minorities are very much needed since people in power pardon criminals instead of condemning them.

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Michael Lacey

North American Man Boy Love Association’s

Yes, an organization with this name actually exists. If you don’t know what NAMBLA is all about, just look at the name and think about the worst, or “worst,” possible things that it could mean. There are a million and one reasons for why we should not completely take NAMBLA’s stance completely seriously.

However, it is absolutely worthwhile to hear their arguments and to think about everything that they say. Some of the arguments that they use to support their specific viewpoint are actually more or less valid arguments. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey: http://james-larkin.com/ and https://about.me/jim_larkin

For example, they claim that despite the fact that the law sets age restrictions for activities such as sexual intercourse, those age restrictions may not match up with people’s physical and psychological levels of development. At an age below the age of consent, a person can be more than ready to embark on sexual intercourse.

Rates of development are different for different people. This argument does carry a lot of validity to it, because it is true that people do grow at different rates and realize things at different ages. For example, there are people below the age of consent who rabidly and knowingly have sexual contact with a lot of people; while on the other end of the spectrum there are people who are neither ready nor comfortable to partake or throw themselves into such activities.

Some people below the age of consent are more educated or careful than others about sexuality and safe sex, though there are people above the age of consent who are ignorant about sex or who just don’t care to practice safe sex practices.

For some people, being above 18 doesn’t necessarily mean that they aren’t going to ruin their lives. Just because somebody is elderly, that doesn’t mean that he or she is careful or knowing enough to not ruin his or her life. Read more: Village Voice Media | Wikipedia

Sexually transmitted diseases are spreading like crazy among old people because they think that they can have unprotected sex with each other and get off the hook, just because elderly women can’t get pregnant.

PETA

PETA stands for the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. PETA was founded in 1980 by Ingrid Newkirk and Alex Pacheco. It is based in Norfolk, Virginia. PETA is an animal rights organization that works through litigation, educating the public, cruelty investigation, protest campaigns, special events, legislation and celebrity involvement.

PETA has become so big and well-known that it is commonly referred to in media and pop culture. They focus on four situations that animals suffer in: entertainment, the food industry, laboratories and the clothing industry. However, they do put some focus on other types of suffering, as well.

Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin do not venture anywhere near animals in their pursuit of civil rights. As a matter of fact, they’re more into people-plights.

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin have a special passion to help people who have risked life and limb to experience the peacefulness and opportunity of America.

A new solution for applications-NuoDB SQL

Companies are increasingly migrating their applications from conservative environments to cloud-based applications.
As far as the infrastructure for many Information Technology companies, storing of data and data manipulation are one of the major requirements for the database administrators and developers. They are sometimes a big headache for the owners of the company in the financial sense as well.

Regardless of the existence of various data storage bases, many companies are still wondering how to make the most efficient way for their interactive applications in the most efficient way.
Significantly different from traditional solutions, NuoDB SQL has a new way of approaching to container-based application environment nowadays.
It is an excellent solution for both the firm and the developer. Compared to the classic solutions, there are no major changes to development and that does not require additional investment in training people. For company owners, the use of NuoDB SQL means money savings and performance on demand.

NuoDB SQL has several important features :

-The NuoDB SQL base works in the cloud and it is available everywhere;
-No need for recovery system or additional storage solutions in the emergency;
-It can be shared between different platforms and run in different location ;
-It works independently of hardware and software potential malfunctions

The Richard Mishaan Design Style is Showing Up Everywhere

In the past, interior design mandated that certain rules must be adhered to. It was important then to never mix time eras or decor schemes as that would look unprofessional. Today, many younger upstarts, in the interior design field, are basing their new looks on the thirty year popular Richard Mishaan Design. This former architect takes bold shades and several pattern choices and puts them in a room filled with modern furnishings that are as plush as they are refined. As an avid art collector, Mr. Mishaan will incorporate fine art pieces whenever it is possible. Richard Mishaan is famous for his colorful expressions of eclectic fabrics, furniture and focal accents.

People are amazed at how smoothly a Richard Mishaan Design comes together even though the individual design elements seem unrelated.When this master artistic designer puts his hand on a project, the result is a gorgeously elegant decor that melds unique differing styles into one cohesive and authentic theme.This Richard Mishaan Design phenomenon is wildly sought after right now. Richard Mishaan looks to his native country for ideas on eye-popping color combinations and captivating architectural lines.

This look, along with intricately created patterns and rich textures. was a common find in historic Columbia. As a trained architect, Richard Mishaan purposefully looks for beautifying structural elements, like high wooden beams, and weaves a story around this with his original design visions.Only Richard Mishaan Design can pull off such extravagant design basics that come across like a gentle refreshing breeze. Richard is a magician that blends his colorful and opulent style mixtures to reveal a completely new and stunning design that demands respect and attention. Somehow, every Richard Mishann Design has unforgettable character, beauty and refinement. His looks are never repeated, giving each creation an authentic vibe that’s one-of-a-kind.

Norman Pattiz introduces an 360-degree video platform to the loyal fans of PodcastOne

PodastOne new introduction of a 360-degree video platform has made the shows broadcasted by the broadcasting company gain more viewership from both new and old fans. This new video platform gets accessed through an application that the company provides free of charge on Google Play store. The app can also get downloaded by people with Iphone’s on Apple app store.

From this new video application software will go ahead to enhance the experience that listeners enjoyed before, and in addition to this, they will have the chance to appreciate additional new features. The other new features include an interactive social platform that gives the users an opportunity to chat and exchange ideas about the shows. The feature also allows for instant communication between the users and the people hosting the shows being broadcasted by PodcastOne.

In addition to the excellent features that the software provides users with an opportunity for them to hear and get to watch a broad range of high-quality shows broadcasted. After thy view them they can directly open up discussions pertaining the show or the video they have seen. Furthermore, the application also allows its users with a chance to view lovely photographs found nowhere else.

Another fantastic and unique thing about the software platform is that the broadcasting network also has many uses for it. For example, the network can carry out important surveys. They viewers get the chance to participate in the polls, and the PodcastOne team will have the opportunity to use the feedback given positively in improving their shows and broadcasts. The exercise itself gets enabled through the personalized messages that the app allows each user to receive or send. These personalized messages are also used by the users to chat amongst themselves securely and privately.

All these new developments that PodcastOne viewers and listeners are enjoying so far can be accredited to Mr. Norman Pattiz who for years has worked so hard to ensure the broadcasting company succeeds. Accredited for many things Norman Pattiz has had a rather successful career in radio broadcasting and has been able to work as the Chairman of the Broadcasting Board of Governors. His other achievements apart from being the founder of PodcastOne include the establishment of Westwood One which became the largest network in the United States of America. He also married and stays with his wife Mary in Southern California and maintains an active role in all his investments. Learn more: http://www.laweekly.com/location/norman-pattiz-auditorium-hamilton-high-school-6170801

 

CAMERON CLOKIE THE CANADIAN MUSCULOSKELETAL RECONSTRUCTION EXPERT

Doctor Cameron Clokie the Chief Executive Officer of Induced Biologics Inc. is a sequential entrepreneur, scientist and an oral and maxillofacial Surgeon. Induced Biologics Inc. is a company that develops musculoskeletal reconstruction solutions through innovation.

Dr. Cameron is a holder of a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and a Diploma in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery obtained from McGill University in Montreal Canada. He has also studied bone structures and has a Doctorate in Philosophy in bone regeneration and several other educational certificates as well as completed fellowships.

According to Bloomberg, Doctor Cameron Clokie has spent more than thirty years of his career both as an academician and a practicing dentist.

He was named Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the year 1998 after which he was also named Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Toronto where he was a lecturer until his retirement in 2017. In his years of practice, doctor Clokie has made commendable contributions in both medical and scientific world.

He has served on several advisory boards as well as company boards and has more than 25 patents which are both National and International which contain his great contributions to the musculoskeletal field. Most of these patents have been approved and developed through his partnership with companies and individuals and the rest are at their approval stages.

Doctor Cameron Clokie also pioneered a unique treatment for the treatment of adult bones which involved use of protein in transforming adult stem cells into bone tissue. This invention was used in 2003 to treat benign tumor of the jaw of a 60 years old patient who had lost 7 cm length of jaw bone.

Doctor Cameron Clokie has made several publications most of which he has made presentations both at the National level and at the international level.

The main themes of his publications have been on his area of practice and research i.e. the regenerative medicine and the bone reconstruction in which his main objective was to educate and make known his progress which could be used by other scholars for further research.

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Cameron Clokie

The Entrepreneurial Past of Sheldon Lavin

43 years back, Sheldon Lavin was an outsider in the food processing industry. As a trained finance and accounting professional, Lavin envisioned owning a business in the same path. The current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, OSI Group, began his career working in investment banking and finance.

In 1970, he structured the financing of Otto& Sons, now OSI Group, to build a meat processing plant to increase its supply capacity. Then, Otto& Sons wanted to become the lead supply of hamburgers to McDonald in the Midwest. Sheldon Lavin worked as a consultant and a partner at Otto & Sons. As the business continued to register significant growth, he invested his resources full time managing and strategizing. The company expanded to North America, South America, and Europe.

By the early 1980’s, Sheldon Lavin became half partner after buying the stakes of from one of the Otto brothers. The other retired and Lavin took over control after a vote cast. At the time, he purposed to transform OSI group into a market leader and an internationally recognized brand. Sheldon Lavin began pursuing various growth strategies in the late 1980s. He focused on growing OSI Industries’ international presence, product offerings, revenues and operational capacities. Lavin led the company in opening new plants, acquisitions, and mergers and signing partnerships and agreements with international producers and distributors of food.

Sheldon Lavin’s efforts registered successes for the company. By the late 1990’s, the company had diversified its product offerings to include fresh vegetables, baked goods, pork, poultry, and fish. The company also became an international producer and distributor of food commodities. Sheldon led the company in acquiring Flagship Europe, Boha Foods, Netherlands and creating partnerships with local businesses in India and Philippines. Today OSI Industries serves over 17 countries.

Lavin is a passionate entrepreneur and describes OSI as an entrepreneurial venture. He has encouraged a culture of innovation, consultation, collaboration, open communication and continuous dialogues in the company. The company also encourages ownership of goals and visions. The employees are the most valued assets in OSI Industries. Sheldon Lavin also leads the company’s initiatives to impact communities it serves positively. He contributes to the Ronald McDonald House Charities.

He is a recipient of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from RSM US for his dedication to service and the greater Chicago business community. The India Vision World Academy recognized his efforts through the Global Visionary award. The award is in appreciates his input in developing OSI Industries into a global giant. During his tenure, OSI has received the 2016 Globe of Honor Award, certifications in environmental sustainability and recognition in service, employment, and safety.

Sheldon Lavin’s current ambitions are to continue growing the company and achieve world-class results in all the areas of operations as well as mentor the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Five Stars for Fabletics

2017, in all its technological glory, now makes even online shopping a whole new experience. Only a couple of years ago, online shopping was much like a coin toss: it could go just how you planned, the item you ordered fit perfectly and was exactly what you expected, or it could be a complete failure and look nothing like it did on the website. Today, however, with just the click of a button (or a Google search) you can see the reviews of other customers just like you, and read about the items quality, whether you should size up or down, everything you would know from picking it up at a store just short of actually trying the item on.

 

Fabletics has taken advantage of this new trend in the shopping world. Creating options for more detailed customer reviews, Fabletics focusses on creating great athleisure clothing and leaves the worry of a marketing their products largely to their customers. This decision seems wise enough. Customers are naturally more likely to believe the reviews of people just like themselves than a company bragging about its own products. In fact, 74% of people claimed reading customer reviews was what it took for them to go from looking at an item to actually purchasing it. Maybe more companies should take a tip or two from Fabletics’ book; focus on selling something to your clients which they will want to speak highly of and a place for them to speak highly of it about.

 

Kate Hudson voiced her opinions of her oh-so successful athleisure brand, Fabletics, in a recent article published by Forbes. She and other members of the Fabletics team emphasize the importance of keeping themselves up-to-date with what it is their customers want and like, and creating new items that fit their clients’ tastes. The team also stresses that quality is a big deal for them; unlike other celebrities who simply advertise for their companies, Kate Hudson actually wears and loves her Fabletics’ clothing.

 

The company doesn’t just produce items to sell, they do everything in their power to ensure their customers’ satisfaction. From their new and improved customer service system to their commitment to their Lifestyle quiz to find the perfect style and size for you, Fabletics goes above and beyond to ensure we get what we want from them. So if you’re in need of some new workout clothing, or simply want some cute new yoga pants in many unique styles, check out Fabletics clothing and take their Lifestyle quiz to find tons of styles and prints perfect for you!

10 Reasons You Should Try Out For The Brown Modeling Agency

Have you ever thought about being a model? In this tech-infused age of information, models of all shapes and sizes are needed more than ever. The Brown Agency, which is a modeling and commercial talent agency located in Austin, is opening it’s doors to you! You can attend an open call for talent and see if you have what it takes to be a real, live model! Here are ten fun reasons that you should head over to an open call and show this agency what you are all about!

  1. You Don’t Need To Have Experience

If you are tempted to dismiss this idea as ridiculous because you don’t have any modeling experience, think again! You don’t need to have experience in order to be signed by this agency. They accept beginners as well as experienced models, and since the agency also develops their talent you will be in good hands!

  1. Bragging Rights

Wouldn’t it be great to casually drop the phrase “my modeling career” into everyday conversation? Imagine the way that would feel. It is only possible if you take the first step and make yourself available.

  1. You Could Land A Huge Gig

Justin Brown, the founder and president of the Brown Modeling Agency, is not afraid to step out into very big arenas. If you have been thinking of working on small campaigns, you might need to think a little bit bigger. Have you ever dreamed of being a model for Louis Vuitton? How about Toyota, or Dell? Brown has supplied talent to all of these brands, and by working for his agency you will be within the pool of potential models for these impressive gigs.

  1. Have Fun While You Work

Since coming to Austin in 2010, the Brown Agency has upped the levels of modeling within the city and surrounding areas. The Brown Agency now works with Austin Fashion Week, Dallas Fashion Week, and other local events. Have a blast working with other like minded individuals to present exciting fashions on the runway! This is more than work — it is a fun, thrilling and rewarding experience.

  1. Develop New Relationships

Every Thursday from three to four pm to Brown Agency opens it’s doors to people like you. By showing up at their business location, 100 Congress Avenue Suite 100, you will invite new relationships to your life. You will meet new people, and make connections that you otherwise would not. Regardless of whether your career progresses (or starts) or not, you will have met some new faces and had a chance to network.

What do you have to lose? By attending one of the Brown Modeling Agencies weekly calls for talent, you could be recognized and then placed into great modeling work. Or, you could not be accepted and will have had an exciting experience in which you met some new people. This is a win-win! Visit their Instagram for more.

How George Soros Is Changing The World Through The Open Society Foundations

One of the exciting things about living in the 21st century is seeing all of the possibilities that human beings have been able to realize and recognizing that there are often going to be more opportunities for human beings to continue progress. Over the last few decades human beings have been able to refine technologies that can confirm DNA evidence and transform the way that mass communications operates through technologies like the mobile phone and the software that enables interaction on social networks like Twitter or Instagram. All of these developments have laid a foundation upon which a new generation of technologists, researchers, programmers and scientists can build work that will open up even more possibilities for human beings in the future. These developments have made life much more efficient, connected people to more opportunities for education and even created new job opportunities for people who have a whole new range of skillsets.

Technology and science are incredibly exciting but in order for human beings to be able to take advantage of all of the opportunities that these new advancements have brought open societies must exist. According to the businessman and philanthropist George Soros an open society is a society in which its participants understand that there is no one fundamental truth and that human beings necessarily understand the world in a variety of different ways. It is a society that focuses on protecting the rights of the people that live in it and ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to live in a world that is just and equitable. According to an article that George Soros wrote for the political magazine The Atlantic in 1997 the term of open society was originated by Henri Bergson and further expounded upon by Karl Popper in a book that is known as The Open Society and its Enemies.

Soros discovered the book of Open Society and its Enemies during his youth in Europe during a time when societies like his native country Hungary were falling victim to authoritarian regimes. In his article for The Atlantic George Soros posited that even though creating a truly open society is an elusive goal that people should continue to pursue it because when they do they often make so much progress in its pursuit.George Soros’ way of pursuing and creating an open society has been to use the personal wealth that he built on Wall Street to create a large network of philanthropic institutions across the globe that are known as the Open Society Foundations. According the Open Society Foundations’ website of George Soros’ work via the Open Society Foundations has enabled him to contribute to important causes such as supporting the education of minorities who were living under the reign of apartheid in South Africa.