Gideon Levy is a Haaretz columnist and a member of the newspaper's editorial board.
Levy joined Haaretz in 1982, and spent four years as the newspaper's deputy editor. He is the author of the weekly Twilight Zone feature, which covers the Israeli occupation in the West Bank and Gaza over the last 25 years, as well as the writer of political editorials for the newspaper.
Levy was the recipient of the Euro-Med Journalist Prize for 2008; the Leipzig Freedom Prize in 2001; the Israeli Journalists’ Union Prize in 1997; and The Association of Human Rights in Israel Award for 1996.
His new book, The Punishment of Gaza, has just been published by Verso Publishing House in London and New York.
U.S. lawmakers Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib helped reveal the truth about Israel to their country and the world
The Dead Sea, the lowest place on Earth, also offers the only beach open to West Bank Palestinians
Some say Jerusalem police's harassment of Isawiyah's residents was inspired by a now infamous documentary series shot there; but there might be another reason
Israel's razing of 10 apartment buildings in East Jerusalem, sanctioned by High Court, had nothing to do with security
Gideon Levy A Palestinian Boy Loses a Leg to IDF Gunfire, and His Parents Are Barred From His Bedside
During his 25 days in the hospital, Mahmoud Salah, 14, was also under detention: His father couldn't see him, and for half the time, his mother was allotted 30 minutes daily
Gideon Levy The Protest Dispersed. Then an Israeli Sniper Shot a 9-year-old Palestinian Boy in the Head
From 100 meters away, an IDF soldier shot a boy in the head in the West Bank village of Kafr Qaddum. The bullet exploded into dozens of fragments in the child's brain and he's now in an induced coma
After the air force bombed Gaza in the latest round of fighting, in May, hundreds of people who lost their homes haven’t recovered. Residents of two destroyed buildings offer new testimony of the disaster that befell them
Gideon Levy Abdallah, 15, Dreamed of Praying at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque. He Was Shot Dead on His Way
The Palestinian teen's father dropped him off near the separation barrier, but Israeli Border Police shot him as he tried to pass through
Israel’s ludicrous attempt to create islands of morality and equality in a sea of racism and violence has once again blown up in its face
Mohammad Abu el-Jedian lost his parents, his brother and his home when an Israeli missile struck the Gaza Strip apartment building they lived in. Six people, including a baby and a child, were killed in the attack
Israel Navy soldiers fired 15 rubber-coated bullets at Khader al-Saaidy, as he fished off Gaza's coast. He has lost everything as result: his eyes, his livelihood and his hope
If the German government adopts the Bundestag resolution to outlaw the BDS movement, there will be nothing to equal it in any democracy
'How can the Israelis remain silent? In Gaza there are people with no arms or legs, there’s not a house without someone dead,' says Khamis Ziada, who lost everything in an Israeli air force attack
By refusing to open branches in the settlements, McDonald’s took a step very few companies are willing to take, but that all companies should have taken long ago