Neve Gordon

Neve Gordon

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

Coronavirus pandemic

The coronavirus conundrum and human rights

The outbreak necessitates heavy government involvement in our lives but this does not mean an overreach is justified.

The coronavirus conundrum and human rights

Middle East

The US occupation of Iraq as a noir thriller

The TV series Baghdad Central gives an interesting televised perspective on the lives of Iraqis after 2003.

The US occupation of Iraq as a noir thriller

Europe

To survive, we need intersectional solidarity

From London to Beirut to Santiago and New Delhi, protesters need to build solidarity networks.

To survive, we need intersectional solidarity

Labour Party

The witch hunt at Westminster

Why was a documentary film on the 'anti-Semitism in Labour debate' banned from being screened at the British parliament?

The witch hunt at Westminster

Middle East

UNRWA and Trump's attempt to erase the Palestinian people

By cutting the funding to the UNRWA, Trump wants to eliminate the Palestinians' demand for the right to return.

UNRWA and Trump's attempt to erase the Palestinian people

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

Israeli–Palestinian 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