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Vijay Prashad

Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian and journalist. Prashad is the author of forty books, including “Washington Bullets,” “Red Star Over the Third World,” “The Darker Nations: A People’s History of the Third World,” and “The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South.” His latest book The Withdrawal: Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of U.S. Power” (2022) was written with Noam Chomsky. He is Executive Director of The Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research and Chief Correspondent for Globetrotter. He is also the Chief Editor of LeftWord Books (New Delhi) and a senior non-resident fellow at Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China. He has appeared in two films—”Shadow World” (2016) and “Two Meetings” (2017).

This Weekend, the Heart of South Asia Is Beating on Long Island

Radical historian Vijay Prashad tells you what you need to know ahead of Sunday's sold-out Cricket World Cup match between India and Pakistan.

June 7, 2024