Vijay Prashad, recently back from Chile, where he met Boric, is interviewed by Katie Halper about his insights on what Boric’s presidency will mean for Chile, South America, and the world. Watch the interview:
Globetrotter’s Taroa Zúñiga Silva Interviewed by Ciudad Caracas About the Persecution of Immigrants in Chile (Español)
Globetrotter’s Taroa Zúñiga Silva Discusses Chile’s President Sebastián Piñera’s Attacks on Venezuelan Immigrants (Español)
On CounterSpin, FAIR’s weekly radio show, Vijay Prashad speaks with host Janine Jackson.
Globetrotter’s Taroa Zúñiga Silva: ‘America in Crisis: Chile and Colombia: Between the Social Unrest and Electoral Victories’
Watch the interview (Español) from Brigada Para Leer en Libertad: ‘América en Crisis: Chile y Colombia: entre el estallido social y las victorias electorales’
Globetrotter’s Vijay Prashad Talks to Rapper and Activist Lowkey About How Neoliberalism Led to the Deadly 2017 Grenfell Tower Fire in London
Globetrotter’s Vijay Prashad Op-Ed in New York Daily News: India is infected: What COVID hath wrought
Globetrotter’s Vijay Prashad writes in the New York Daily News: My mother died in Kolkata in September 2020 at the age of 91. She did not die of COVID-19. I was only able to see her cremation via FaceTime. She lay on the bier, her face peaceful, her long journey over....
Rekha Basu’s Des Moines Register Op-Ed Discusses the Legacy of Her Mother, Rasil Basu, Recently Featured in an Article by Globetrotter’s Noam Chomsky and Vijay Prashad
“U.S. historian and writer Noam Chomsky and Indian counterpart Vijay Prashad had resurrected my late mother’s prophetic warnings from the late 1980s about the plight of Afghan women and girls under our proxy war with the Soviets,” Rekha Basu writes in her piece in the...
Vijay Prashad discusses his article on Xinjiang, genocide, and Cold War narratives.
“The austerity we have experienced is the result of an ideological vacuum that seeks to destroy not only the institutions of the state, but the concept of state.”
Justin Podur joins Clare Daly and Mick Wallace on the podcast “I4C Trouble with Daly and Wallace” to discuss the recent agricultural reforms and the farmers’ protests that they have provoked in India.
Vijay Prashad spoke with Kerala’s Finance Minister Thomas Isaac about the upcoming legislative elections there. A Left triumph will help transform the very base of the economy, says Thomas Isaac. Watch below or on Peoples Dispatch:
In an interview with Amy Goodman and Juan González on Democracy Now!, Globetrotter’s Vijay Prashad warns that Biden is “doubling down” on Trump’s anti-China Cold War policy. Watch the interview below or on Democracy Now!
Globetrotter’s Vijay Prashad Featured on Politically Re-Active Podcast with W. Kamau Bell & Hari Kondabolu
Vijay Prashad—historian, journalist and hero of host Hari Kondabolu—analyzes the farmers’ protest in India and makes a powerful case for why their struggle is our struggle. And while he’s at it, he salutes Rihanna, defines Marxism, and discusses Bruce Lee in the...
Noam Chomsky and Vijay Prashad discuss the threats humanity and the earth face today that require urgent attention.
Global Uprising is a year-long series that revolves around one question: how do we rethink collective action from our present? Taking the current anti-racist uprising in America and the 10th anniversary of the Arab revolts as launching points for a set of workshops, this series delves into the global coordinates of uprising today.
VIJAY PRASHAD on Capitalism’s Erosion of Morality /220 This week on the podcast, Vijay Prashad joins the For The Wild podcast to explore how societies take care of themselves, what true public action looks like in crisis, and how movements across the world have...
This is an excellent chronicling of the Rwandan government’s racist policies toward the majority Hutu population, writes Ann Garrison.
Vijay Prashad to speak to Harvard University’s Carr Center for Human Rights Policy on Sept. 24 – Livestreamed on YouTube
Date: Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, 1:30pm to 2:30pm Location: Virtual Event Please join the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy for its signature weekly series this fall, The Fierce Urgency of Now, featuring Black, Indigenous, People of Color scholars, activists, and...
Joe Emersberger interviewed Justin Podur regarding his new book America’s Wars on Democracy in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo about a conflict few understand thanks to, among other things, “Africanist” scholars.
IMI Globetrotter Fellow Teesta Setalvad Conferred with Honorary Doctorate for Human Rights Work and Crusading Journalism
On Monday, June 22, the University of British Columbia conferred an honorary doctorate on human rights defender and journalist and long-time Independent Media Institute contributor and Globetrotter fellow Teesta Setalvad.