Vijay Prashad

Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist. He is a writing fellow and chief correspondent at Globetrotter, a project of the Independent Media Institute. He is the chief editor of LeftWord Books and the director of Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. He has written more than twenty books, including The Darker Nations: A People’s History of the Third World (The New Press, 2007), The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South (Verso, 2013), The Death of the Nation and the Future of the Arab Revolution (University of California Press, 2016) and Red Star Over the Third World (LeftWord, 2017). He writes regularly for Frontline, the Hindu, Newsclick, AlterNet and BirGün.

The IMF convenes in Washington, deaf to the suffering it causes across the planet Vijay Prashad
What to expect from Turkey’s coming invasion of Syria Vijay Prashad
Iran’s capacity to strike back should even make a politically desperate Trump think twice Vijay Prashad
World leaders gather at the UN in the face of war, climate catastrophe & global worker exploitation Vijay Prashad
How can Sweden be a peace broker if it’s also selling the arms that make the war in Yemen possible? Vijay Prashad
The G7 countries look feeble — Iran and Brazil could shore them up Vijay Prashad
Why the world is watching the fate of an Iranian tanker Vijay Prashad
Why Kashmir is suddenly a potential global point of conflict Vijay Prashad
The US-Iran standoff can only end when the US accepts Iran’s right to have a nuclear energy program Vijay Prashad
Why Trump caved to China and Huawei Vijay Prashad
Burnt workers are the newest wave of climate casualty Vijay Prashad
Have you heard of the CIA’s Iran mission center? Vijay Prashad
Peace is a word that the west has taken from the Afghans Vijay Prashad
Canada’s "liberals" have a disturbing imperial streak Vijay Prashad
Does Iran’s economic fate depend on a lifeline from China? Vijay Prashad