Frantz Fanon-Black Skin, White Masks
Once again, the colonized subject fights in order to put an end to domination. But he must also ensure that all the untruths planted within him by the oppressor are eliminated…Total liberation involves every facet of the personality.
Frantz Fanon, The Wretched of the Earth
— Frantz Fanon, The Wretched of the Earth (via eljotitomasbonito)
“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.”
Frantz Fanon - Black Skin, White Masks
— Frantz Fanon - Black Skin, White Masks (via radiolaria)