Ron Kampeas


J Street Gets Backing in Presidents Conference Membership Push

By Ron Kampeas

J Street Gets Backing in Presidents Conference Membership Push
J Street has the backing of the major Jewish domestic policy umbrella organization in its bid to join the major foreign policy umbrella organization.Read More


Alan Gross Case Gets New Push From Hunger Strike

By Ron Kampeas

Alan Gross Case Gets New Push From Hunger Strike
Alan Gross did not warn his family he was launching a hunger strike, but hearing the news, they understood why: The U.S. government subcontractor languishing in a Cuban prison feels forgotten.Read More


Rampage Highlights Dangers of 'Lone Wolf' Attackers to Jewish Institutions

By Ron Kampeas

Rampage Highlights Dangers of 'Lone Wolf' Attackers to Jewish Institutions
The shooting rampage at two Jewish institutions in suburban Kansas City illustrates the dilemma of how best to protect Jewish institutions from the threat of deadly violence by extremists acting alone.Read More


Kosher Butchers Take Center Stage in Obamacare Supreme Court Debate

By Ron Kampeas

Kosher Butchers Take Center Stage in Obamacare Supreme Court Debate
For 20 or so minutes last week, the issue of religious freedom was cast as a struggle between working women and Muslim and Jewish butchers.Read More


AIPAC's Case of Scarlett Fever

By Ron Kampeas

AIPAC's Case of Scarlett Fever
(JTA) — Scarlett Johansson, fresh out of her SodaStream battles, declined to attend this year’s annual American Israel Political Affairs Committee policy conference. She’s in Paris, picking up an honorary Celeste award and promoting her latest releases,.Read More






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