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 Des Moines Register, “My mother warned that America’s 1980s allies threatened women in Afghanistan. They’ve continued to, as our enemies.”

Read the article “United States Withdraws From Afghanistan? Not Really” by Chomsky and Prashad on Brave New Europe.

Globetrotter’s Vijay Prashad Appears on For the Wild Podcast

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 resisted the privatization of life and the devaluation of care that we have become accustomed to.

Visit the website for the full episode description, references, and action points.