Neve Gordon

Neve Gordon

A Marie Curie Fellow and Professor of International Law at Queen Mary University of London, Neve Gordon is the author of Israel’s Occupation and co-author of The Human Right to Dominate.  

Gaza

The fallacy of Israel's human shields claims in Gaza

Desperately trying to justify the killing of unarmed protesters, Israel once again uses its 'human shields' mantra.

The fallacy of Israel's human shields claims in Gaza

War & Conflict

Gaza's Passover massacre

The Passover massacre in Gaza was by no means an exception in the long history of Palestinian resistance.

Gaza's Passover massacre

Hezbollah

'Israeli' legislation on Hezbollah in the US Congress

Why is the US Congress sanctioning Hezbollah over "human shields" now?

'Israeli' legislation on Hezbollah in the US Congress

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel's Regularisation Law: Colonialism under stress

What is Israeli settler trauma and will a new law legalising illegal settlements "cure" it?

Israel's Regularisation Law: Colonialism under stress

Benjamin Netanyahu

Does it really matter if Netanyahu ends up behind bars?

Benjamin Netanyahu's potential downfall and imprisonment will not change Israel's colonial policies.

Does it really matter if Netanyahu ends up behind bars?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Accepting the apartheid label will normalise Israel

Admitting the reality of apartheid is the first step towards a peaceful and democratic future in Israel and Palestine.

Accepting the apartheid label will normalise Israel

Iraq

The human shields of Mosul

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

The human shields of Mosul

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.

Israel's human rights spies: Manipulating the discourse

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.

Azaria exposed the reality 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.

Trump and Israel

War & Conflict

Israel's boycott hypocrisy

How Israel criminalises BDS while boycotting Palestinian Knesset members.

Israel's boycott hypocrisy

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.

Portrait of an occupation: Human rights of the settler