Frantz Fanon
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"Frantz Omar Fanon" was a Martinique-born Afro-French psychiatrist, philosophy/philosopher, revolutionary, and writer whose works are influential in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory, and post-Marxism. As an Intellectualism/intellectual, Fanon was a Political radicalism/political radical, and an existentialism/existentialist Marxist humanism/humanist concerned with the psychopathology of colonization, and the human, social, and cultural consequences of decolonization.

In the course of his work as a physician and psychiatrist, Fanon supported the Algerian War of Independence from France, and was a member of the National Liberation Front (Algeria)/Algerian National Liberation Front. For more than four decades, the life and works of Frantz Fanon have inspired national liberation movements/movements in Palestine, Sri Lanka, the U.S. and South Africa.

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