Why was Lumumba killed? Because he was a ‘relentless,
dedicated, intelligent, passionate anti-colonialist, Pan-Africanist and
Congolese nationalist’ with ‘the unstinting support of the Congolese masses’...
Mireille is the daughter of the black intellectual, psychiatrist, and activist Frantz Fanon, who was born in Martinique, a small island in the Caribbean colonized by France. Fanon’s work includes books such as The Wretched of the Earth and Black Skin, White Masks, and was central to black thinking in the 20th century. Now his daughter and scholar organizes and spreads her father’s legacy through the Franz Fanon Foundation.