The crime was not abortion.
You forcefully ask to keep us, an exotic menagerie,
our skins more colorful than your bruises.
You expect us to be grateful, 168 more words
Tags » Frantz Fanon
by Norman Pilon
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Men make their own history, but they do not make it as they please; they do not make it under self-selected circumstances, but under circumstances existing already, given and transmitted from the past.
To accompany my essay on the ‘decolonizing our minds’ debate at SOAS, the Observer asked me to compile a (very) short ‘alternative’ philosophy book list; alternative in the sense of being broadly non-European and consisting of works or authors of whom people may not have heard but nevertheless are significant in the history of ideas. 805 more words
by Rachel Barrow, 2016
Echoing his own words, Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth ( 2001) is often referred to as a text belonging irreducibly to its time. 1,555 more words