Media in Blackface: Ishmael Reed on the Racist News Industry

Montreal Mirror
Montreal Mirror | April 12, 2010
Generally considered one of the more controversial figures in the field of African-American letters, Ishmael Reed and his tireless commentary on the state of race relations in the U.S. are not only choice targets for his obvious detractors on the right of the political spectrum, but also among many on the left—the “white progressives” whom he consistently chastises in any of his dozens of books.

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