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He who is reluctant to recognize me opposes me. ---->>>

I ascribe a basic importance to the phenomenon of language. To speak means to be in a position to use a certain syntax, to grasp the morphology of this or that language, but it means above all to assume a culture, to support the weight of a civilization. ---->>>

Violence is man re-creating himself. ---->>>

However painful it may be for me to accept this conclusion, I am obliged to state it: for the black man there is only one destiny. And it is white. ---->>>

There is a point at which methods devour themselves. ---->>>

Fervor is the weapon of choice of the impotent. ---->>>

For the black man there is only one destiny. And it is white. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: 07-20, 1925
Birthplace: Fort-de-France, Martinique
Die: 12-06, 1961
Occupation: Psychologist

Frantz Omar Fanon (French pronunciation: ​[fʁɑ̃ts fanɔ̃]; 20 July 1925 – 6 December 1961) was a Martinique-born Afro-Caribbean psychiatrist, philosopher, revolutionary, and writer whose works are influential in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory, and Marxism. As an intellectual, Fanon was a political radical, Pan-Africanist, and Marxist humanist concerned with the psychopathology of colonization, and the human, social, and cultural consequences of decolonization (wikipedia)