James Goad is an American author and publisher. Goad co-authored and published the cult zine ANSWER Me! and The Redneck Manifesto.
Known for his controversial political and socially charged viewpoints, Goad’s work has been described as “compelling”, “brutally honest” and “original” by author Chuck Palahniuk. Comedian Patton Oswalt cites Goad’s writing as an influence.