Fanonian Afghanistan

Omar Sadr

Coming from Afghanistan, a country that presents a neat picture of internal colonization and routine use of violence, Frantz Omar Fanon book refreshed my thinking and thoughts. Though there is much spatial distance between Fanon and us but Fanon’s logic and thinking touches my experiences in context of South Asia in particular and the Global South in general. It seems that Fanon presents a timeless truth. What is there in Fanon that fascinates me the most and captures my imagination? It seems that he provides me a language to explain the social and political condition of the current society. Continue reading