Ishmael Reed

Ishmael Reed is the author of The Complete Muhammad Ali.

The Death and Resurrection of a “Cult” Poet  

Will the Death Cult Prevail Again?

The Tragedy of Stanley Crouch

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Perry Mason Moment

Why Killer Cops Go Free

Alex Azar Knows About Diabetes

Social Media: The New Grapevine Telegraph

Bloomberg Condoned Sexual Assault by NYPD 

When You Mess With Creation Myths, the Knives Come Out

CounterPunch on Stage: The Haunting of Lin-Manuel Miranda

Am I More Nordic Than Members of the Alt Right?

The Segregated Media Says It’s All Roseanne’s Fault

Hollywood’s Last Days?

Charles F. Harris: He Popularized Black History

Using Immigrants to Shame America Blacks

Thirteen Ways of Looking at 2017

Who’s Hollering “Hi -Tech Lynching” Now?

What Did Corporate Media Feminists Know and When Did They Know It?

The Party of Lincoln or the Party of Booth?

Black Athletes and the Mother Thing

Trump’s Irish-Americans “Without Hearts”

The American Election: White Women as Decoys

White Nationalism’s Last Stand

Millennialism or Extinctionism?

Under President Trump, Will I Be Forced Into Slavery?