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The wretched of the earth

by Frantz Fanon; Jean-Paul Sartre; Constance Farrington

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an analysis of bad behavior   (2007-01-20)

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by doowatt

Approximately one hundred and fifty years after the Gaul- tites wreaked havoc on the island of Hispanola, they’ve unleashed themselves again, this time behaving badly in Algeria. Using colonialism as the weapon of mass destruction the author gives a first hand analysis of the psychological and physical warfare during a time when he was assigned as a physician by the colonizing country to this geographic location. He leaves no stone unturned, including his depiction of the petty indigenous elite some of whom are highly educated, but are unqualified, unable to run the government and lead the people without going to their daddy, the colonist, for answers. And though the piece is somewhat over analyzed and redundant in some cases, this work is essential for gaining a clear understanding of colonialisms collateral damage, its affects on the colonized and the psychology behind detestable invaders. The long term destruction , as seen first hand by the author, undeniably can be seen openly now .


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