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diatribe (noun) strong criticism in speech or in writing.
When you attack someone strongly and bitterly in your speech or in writing, you indulge in a diatribe against them. You launch a diatribe against a government policy if you criticize it strongly.
- His diatribe against the university administrators included several serious complaints about some of them that they felt compelled to sue him for damages.
- The journalist Arnold launched such a diatribe against the government that some in the government felt that the opposition leaders were behind him.