Frantz Fanon Superstition

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Frantz Fanon states, “revolutionary doctrine is in fact based on the reactionary, heated, and spontaneous nature of the peasantry” (73). It means that resentments, distrust, and hatred are the products of the colonialism, penetrated into the political, economic, and social weak. However, while recognizing “economic reality, inequality, and enormous disparities in lifestyles”, those who have lived as the exploited, the colonized, and the others have learned from the authorities, the colonists, and the ruling classes that “an armed struggle is indicative that the people are determined to put their faith only in violent methods” (Fanon 5; 42). It is why “decolonization is always a violent event” (1). However, according to Fanon, it is possible
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