Neve Gordon

Neve Gordon is an Israeli activist and the author of Israel's Occupation.

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Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 11:15pm
On 'Human Shielding' in Gaza
All fighting within cities and all bombardments of urban spaces, even the most "precise and surgical", is a potential death trap for civilians. Consequently, the permeation of war into cities inevitably transforms their inhabitants into potential human shields. For Palestinians living in Gaza today...
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 8:59am
High Court Rules: It Is Impossible To Be Israeli
For years when I travelled abroad, people would often inquire about my name and nationality. I, of course, would answer without hesitation: “I am Israeli”.
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Sunday, August 18, 2013 - 10:33am
Honesty and the Dominant Zionist Narrative
The Israeli mayor of Upper Nazareth, Shimon Gaspo, is an honest man. As part of his bid for re-election in the town which overlooks the ancient Palestinian city of Nazareth, he has launched a well-orchestrated political campaign.
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Friday, July 12, 2013 - 8:50am
Israel’s 'Indigenous Invaders’
On June 24th the “Prawer Plan for the Arrangement of Bedouin-Palestinian Settlement in the Negev” passed its first reading in the Israeli parliament.
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Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 1:01pm
Salam Fayyad, the World Bank and the Oslo game
Triggered by gas-price increases, tens of thousands of Palestinian taxi, truck and bus drivers in the West Bank observed a one-day strike, effectively shutting down cities. This, as Al Jazeera reported , was the culmination of several days of protests where thousands of Palestinians, frustrated by the economic crisis in the West Bank, took to the streets.
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Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 10:31am
Preparing Israel for War
In response to the recent assassination of Zuhair al-Qaisi, the Secretary General of the Popular Resistance Committees in the Gaza Strip, along with another fighter, Palestinians fired rockets at southern Israel and the Israeli military launched air strikes at targets throughout the Strip.
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Friday, November 18, 2011 - 8:49am
Is Israel Preparing an Assault Against Iran?
Skimming the newspapers as I rushed to get my children ready for school, I suddenly understood that Israel might actually be preparing for a military attack against Iran. "[United States Secretary of Defense Leon] Panetta Demanded Commitment to Coordinate Action in Iran" read one headline, and "A Bomb at Arm's Length" read another.
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Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 7:59am
The One-Sided US Veto
US President Barack Obama's decision to use the US' veto prerogative if the United Nations votes to recognise a Palestinian state will constitute a blow to those seeking peace in the Middle East.
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Monday, May 23, 2011 - 11:32am
Netanyahu and the One-State Solution
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address US legislators on Tuesday.
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Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 8:01am
Israel's New Laws Promote Repression
"Bad laws," Edmund Burke once said, "are the worst sort of tyranny."
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