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Neve Gordon

Neve Gordon is a Leverhulme visiting fellow in the department of political science and international studies at SOAS, University of London. He is the co-author of The Human Right to Dominate.

Iraq

The human shields of Mosul

How the international coalition is framing civilians in Iraq as ISIL's human shields.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel's human rights spies: Manipulating the discourse

Revelations about Israel's infiltration of NGOs in the 1970s shocked many, but human rights 'spies' are still out there.

Palestine

Azaria exposed the reality of Israel's colonial project

Elor Azaria is not a rotten apple. His killing of a Palestinian exposes the normalisation of Israel's colonial project.

US Elections 2016

Trump and Israel

With Trump in the White House, Israel will continue expanding settlements in the West Bank.

War & Conflict

Israel's boycott hypocrisy

How Israel criminalises BDS while boycotting Palestinian Knesset members.

Politics

Portrait of an occupation: Human rights of the settler

State-sanctioned ethnic cleansing and human rights violations are what enabled the Jewish settlers to occupy lands.

Politics

Using human shields as a pretext to kill civilians

By claiming that the other side is using human shields, the attacker provides itself with a pre-emptive legal defence.

War & Conflict

Israel's war on liberal democracy

It is quite rare for a day to pass without one inciting remark or another by politicians against Israel's minority.

Human Rights

Israeli Labor Party adopts the apartheid mantra

It does not seem likely that a just solution to the Palestinian plight will come from within Israel.

Human Rights

The undercurrents of violence in Israel and Palestine

A new film reveals how the tensions between Israelis and Palestinians are played out on a daily basis.

War & Conflict

Israel's torture method: Force-feeding

Netanyahu's justification for pushing forward a bill to legalise force-feeding reveals a contradiction in his logic.

Politics

That old Bibi magic

Just when it seemed the Zionist camp would win, the crafty campaigner began pulling rabbits out of his hat.