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: Apr 28, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Sarsour, a Palestinian-American who is unapologetic about her support for her people is a lightening rod for attack, and bravely perseveres in the face of it.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Western media should pay more attention to the Palestinian prisoner strike.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2017, Source: AlterNet

When America bombs, it's rational; when other countries do it, we cry terrorism.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The rights and ambitions of the Syrian people are irrelevant to these plots and schemes.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2017, Source: Frontline (India)

If you want to know what an administration really cares about, look at their budgets.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

It would be foolhardy to take military action before we know the details of the recent horrific gas attack.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The "giant triplets of racism, extreme materialism and militarism" continue to break the spirit of humanity.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2017, Source: Jadaliyya

Attribution bias is a familiar theme in the literature of modern psychology.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Fighting inside Syria continues with grave implications for its population.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2017, Source: AlterNet

In the imagination of a racist, brown skin broadcasts the word “terrorist."

Posted on: Mar 22, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Libya is ruled by a patchwork of rival heavily armed gangs that have sown terror in the population.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2017, Source: FRONTLINE

A significant judgment from the UN has important ramifications for the international community.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

This latest move will do nothing to fight ISIS.

Posted on: Mar 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Don't be fooled by the watercolors; he's still responsible for the death of a million Iraqis.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. spends billions on un-winnable wars, sacrificing our safety.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2017, Source: FRONTLINE

The age of Trump will be defined by ruthless, inhumane intervention.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2017, Source: AlterNet

"Everyone seems to be dying of cancer. Every day one hears about another acquaintance or friend of a friend dying."

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.