The Incident that Launched Frontera Fund

On the evening of October 18, 2007, armed deputies from Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s feared “Selective Enforcement Unit” handcuffed and arrested Mike Lacey and Jim Larkin. The two Village Voice Media executives were forcibly removed from their Phoenix-area homes and shoved into unmarked SUVs with dark tinted windows and Mexican license plates. They were … Continue reading The Incident that Launched Frontera Fund