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  • Audit leads Jewish Community Foundation, Ron Galperin to advocate for abuse prevention

    By Ryan Torok

    December 9, 2015 | 11:11 am

    A Jewish elected city official and a Jewish organization are advocating prevention of domestic violence and abuse in Los Angeles.  

    An audit published on Oct. 1 by Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin titled “City of Los Angeles Domestic Violence Services and Programs” states...

  • Janay Rice, Lauren Manzo & Ignorance on Twitter

    By Ilana Angel

    September 11, 2014 | 3:57 pm

    Twitter is an interesting place. There are some really wonderful people who spend time there, but for every “normal” person there are 1000 crazy people. I’m talking about crazy, dangerous, and creepy people who try very hard to ruin Twitter for the normal people.  At the end of the...

  • Running Out of Time

    By Sharon Samber

    September 28, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    A group of Jewish women of all ages and backgrounds meets regularly in Brooklyn to discuss the domestic abuse they have suffered.

    One woman in her 30's was emotionally, verbally and financially abused by her husband of eight years, who beat her after she became pregnant. With the help...

  • Stopping the Violence

    By Michael Aushenker

    March 23, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    It's no secret that Israelis experience many of the same social ills that Americans do. However, there has never been an official study to identify the breadth and nature of domestic abuse in the Jewish State... until now.

    A survey -- the first of its kind in Israel -- was recently...