IAJV

AcronymDefinition
IAJVIndependent Australian Jewish Voices
IAJVInternational Association of Justice Volunteerism (Pueblo, CO)
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On another occasion, however, the convenors of IAJV revealed their true colors when they canvassed support from the signatories of their founding statement for a pro-Palestinian advertisement in The Australian which implicitly called for the destruction of Israel.
A number of the IAJV convenors formally reject Israel's existence.
In contrast, academic and IAJV signatory Dennis Altman, who is not an anti-Zionist, argued that it rightly prioritised universalistic principles of opposition to racism and support for human rights over narrower Jewish tribal loyalties (2007).
On another occasion, however, the convenors of IAJV revealed their true colours when they canvassed support from the signatories of their founding statement for a pro-Palestinian advertisement in The Australian which implicitly called for the destruction of Israel (Berkovic 2008).
The IAJV co-convenor, Dr Peter Slezak (2009), uses universalistic ideas to justify his critique of Israel's actions in Gaza, and refers to his mother's experiences in the Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz.
In contrast, IAJV blogger Michael Brull supports a two-state solution and opposes an academic boycott of Israel, but still regards Israel as a racist and oppressive state (2009b).
Another Jewish anti-Zionist and IAJV signatory, academic Andrew Benjamin also rejected the connection between Judaism and Zionism (2006).