Stories by Vijay Prashad

Vijay Prashad is professor of international studies at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. He is the author of 18 books, including Arab Spring, Libyan Winter (AK Press, 2012), The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South (Verso, 2013) and The Death of a Nation and the Future of the Arab Revolution (University of California Press, 2016). His columns appear at AlterNet every Wednesday. subscribe to Vijay Prashad's feed

Posted on: Feb 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

"This tragedy will scar my heart forever."

Posted on: Feb 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Countless civilians are dying in a needless war.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Nothing is like the tension of having a passport that is hated.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The world's media is lost in the twists and turns of factions and evolving geopolitics.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2017, Source: AlterNet

If workers benefit, so be it, goes the thinking in Trumpland.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2017, Source: Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung - New York Office

The old establishment seems sidelined and the “deep state” appears bewildered.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Secretary of Defense James Mattis and his National Security Adviser Mike Flynn have a bizarre obsession with Iran.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2017, Source: FRONTLINE

The frustration of the extremists will not produce an easy end to this conflict.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The forest is home to the fabled Royal Bengal Tiger

Posted on: Jan 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

How can the West take political and emotional responsibility for the actions of others who have their own will?

Posted on: Dec 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Is history repeating itself?

Posted on: Dec 24, 2016, Source: FRONTLINE

The Trump team: billionaires and generals.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Only Russia, Iran and Turkey were present for the Moscow talks.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Blood has flowed in Aleppo and will likely flow for the foreseeable future.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Celebrations of defeating ISIS are premature.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The fall of Aleppo and the collapse of diplomacy point to a new and probably dark future for the country.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Stein complains that nearly three-quarters of the voters "knew essentially nothing about our insurgent Green Party campaign."

Posted on: Nov 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Arms manufacturers are going to have a field day.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Republicans have the House, the Senate, and Governorships.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

There is little serious criticism of the Israeli state, including from Hillary Clinton's camp.