2019

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2018

Kavanaugh and #MeToo: How US teens talk about sexual assault, BBC News October 1, 2018
It’s become a leading cause for some local Jewish organizations, who have spent the last few months lobbying politicians and phone-banking their constituents.

LA Jews Might Be Kibitzing With You On The Phone About Bail Reform, Laist August 10, 2018
It’s become a leading cause for some local Jewish organizations, who have spent the last few months lobbying politicians and phone-banking their constituents.

Why these California Jews are fighting for bail reform, 89.3 KPCC August 7, 2018
No other legislation has united Jewish groups in California this year more than a bill that works to rid the state of its cash bail system.

Why these California Jews are fighting for bail reform, 89.3 KPCC August 7, 2018
No other legislation has united Jewish groups in California this year more than a bill that works to rid the state of its cash bail system.

Fighting Sexual Harassment and Violence, LA Forwards & Backwards March 17, 2018
Maya Paley of NCJW|LA joins the LA Forwards & Backwards podcast to discuss the fight against sexual harassment and violence beyond the headlines.

Breakfast at the Top, Santa Monica Mirror January 26, 2018
This year, the “OWLie” honorees include Maya Paley, Director of Advocacy and Community Engagement, National Council of Jewish Women/Los Angeles.

Voluntarios inspeccionan negocios para verificar que se cumpla ley sobre tráfico humano en Los Ángeles, Univision January 22, 2018
Univision highlights Eyes on Trafficking, Night of Outreach in East Los Angeles event on January 21, 2018.

 

With an Eye Toward Consent, Students Seize the Moment to Overhaul Sex Ed, The 74 January 17, 2018
“And in southern California, then-high school students Brianna Tuomi and Lauren Foley co-founded the Talk Project in 2016 through the Los Angeles chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women.”

2017

How teens are teaching each other the meaning of consent, 89.3 KPCC December 26, 2017
“The Talk Project” was created by high school students in 2015, and attempts to raise awareness of sexual violence. So far, said Maya Paley, the NCJW’s director of advocacy and community engagement, 2,200 students in 15 schools have participated.”

 

How to snuff out the grotesque epidemic of sexual harassment? Start early, Los Angeles Times October 27, 2017
“The Talk Project” was created by high school students in 2015, and attempts to raise awareness of sexual violence. So far, said Maya Paley, the NCJW’s director of advocacy and community engagement, 2,200 students in 15 schools have participated.”

 

What Should Our Community Do After Weinstein, The Jewish Journal October 25, 2017
“Maya Paley, Director of Advocacy and Community Engagement at the National Council for Jewish Women L.A. (NCJW/LA), said sexual harassment education is important in the workplace but also needs to start at a much earlier age.”

 

Where to Thrift Shop in LA: The Melrose/Fairfax Edition, A Girl In LA Lifestyle Blog. August 16, 2017
“Council is usually very well organized and offers a wide range of products, from furniture to books and records. This is the perfect place for a bargain hunter. Someone who doesn’t mind being thorough in order to find some true gems.”

 

Confronting Women’s Hunger, Ms. Magazine. August 3, 2017
“At the upcoming Los Angeles event, hosted by MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger and The National Council of Jewish Women Los Angeles and co-sponsored by the Feminist Majority Foundation, vital conversations will take place regarding the crisis of hunger, as well as what can be done to alleviate the problem in America.”