Welcome ~ A Note from Your Chapter Leader
Hi, and welcome to the MA page for MLN! We hope you will join us in supporting policy and legislation ensuring that young people in Massachusetts are learning the critical skills of Media Literacy to improve their lives, their choices, their health, and their ability to understand the world as it is.
We Need Your Help!
Tamara Sobel, J.D, C.S.E., is the Founder and National Coordinator of the Girls, Women + Media Project, a website and activism network that was one of the first to focus on media education and activism around the representation of girls and women in popular media. She is a Certified Sexuality Educator with a special interest in how media affects body image, sexual development and decisionmaking, and gender equality. Prior to her work with media literacy, Tamara was a public interest attorney who specialized in public health and consumer protection, and she remains interested in advocacy in education and public health policy/legislation. You can contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.