DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)

Latest Works by Vijay Prashad - June 15, 2018 admin Fri, 06/15/2018 - 08:36


Yesterday, Shujaat Bukhari was shot dead in Srinagar’s Press Enclave in Lal Chowk.
Shujaat Bukhari was shot dead in Srinagar’s Press Enclave in Lal Chowk. (Photo: SNS)



India’s People Stand With Palestine - Newsclick

North Korea Has the Upper Hand in Negotiations with Trump -Alternet



Latest Works by Vijay Prashad - March 13, 2018

Submitted by admin on Tue, 03/13/2018 - 05:02



North Korea: We Could Finally See an Historic Agreement - Alternet



America Bends to Reality on the Standoff on North Korea - Newsclick



Dossier #1: Crisis in the Korean Peninsula - Tricontinental



The Left Loses an Election in Tripura, but it Has Not Been Defeated - Leftword



Strongmen Trump

America's North Korea War & Morocco's Rebellions

Submitted by admin on Sat, 09/09/2017 - 06:16
North Korea's War


Dear Friends,

The temperature is high again. 

The drum-beat of war from the White House goes in two directions - towards Iran and towards North Korea. These are, if you remember, the two other pillars of George W. Bush's 'axis of evil'. Iraq has already been a victim of regime change. Trump seems keen to follow through on Bush's quixotic promise - to effect regime change in Iran and in North Korea.

But the North Koreans moved their chess pieces in a hurry, testing a thermonuclear or hydrogen bomb. This, essentially, makes a US bombing run on North Korea very difficult. It also makes


Submitted by Vijay Prashad on Sat, 04/22/2017 - 02:11


<America> I heard from friends that the United States might have attacked North Korea during the parade on Kim il-Sung's birthday celebration. So I watched the entire parade on North Korean television. Nothing major happened. Somehow I felt that watching the parade was a vigil against war. Perhaps it was.....

I sat down and wrote my AlterNet column on my sense of the way the 'rogue state' is being seen. You can read the essay here, http://www.alternet.org/…/america-worlds-biggest-terrorist-…

It begins,

A few years ago, I asked a retired Iraqi Air Force