Vijay Prasad

The Taliban in Moscow: A Turning Point for the Afghan War?

The Taliban in Moscow: A Turning Point for the Afghan War?

November 10, 2018

As the Afghan government suffers more losses on the ground, a landmark peace conference hosted by Russia could mark a shift in the 17-year war. The Taliban is there in its highest level diplomatic engagement in years. We speak to author and historian Vijay Prashad

Right-Wing Authoritarianism on the Rise: Brazilians Can Halt the Trend

Right-Wing Authoritarianism on the Rise: Brazilians Can Halt the Trend

October 16, 2018

Vijay Prashad, editor of the new book “Strongmen,” talks about what is behind the rise of right-wing authoritarianism around the world and how Brazil could stop this trend in their upcoming presidential election

Is Russia a Threat?

February 20, 2018

Alleged election-meddling aside, there is a great deal of exaggeration of Russia’s power and its threat to the U.S., says author and scholar Vijay Prashad

India

May 12, 2013
Vijay Prashad: The two major parties offer right-wing cultural values and neoliberal economics