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Monte Verita The mountain of life reformers.

20 September 2022

The desire for change that motivates these “Life Reformers.” The utopian Monte Verità.. The founding group, composed of Henri Oedenkoven, Karl Gräser, Gustav Gräser, Ida Hofmann, Jenny Hofmann, Lotte Hattemer and Ferdinand Brune, intended to create in 1899 an alternative society, a “colony” in break with the values of patriarchy and consumption. The purpose of […]

indigènes des îles Trobriands New

The Sexual Life of the savages

16 June 2022

“the sexual life of the savages of northwestern Melanesia”, Ethnographic description of the loving arrangements, marriage and family life of the indigenous people of the Trobriand Islands (New Guinea). source: Malinowski’s book A love that lasts as long as life. Sexual issues make up half of knowledge. Tacitus had already founded the conception of the […]

The Moso people, a matriarchal society New

The Moso people, a World without father or husband 

16 June 2022

The Moso people were declared a model people on the 50th anniversary of the UN.The Moso people straddle Yunnan and Sichuan, the foothills of the Himalayas, China. Who is the Moso people? This page was posted on 21/11/2003 and updated on 10/01/2005. We thank the film team for sending us these two photos to illustrate […]

The Great Law that binds

25 April 2022

The great law that binds from the people who build.The art of teaching of Indians Iroquois, the sources of the first constitution. Alexandre Grauer, indigenous editions. The first democratic confederal constitution in human history. NOTE: at least known, because the documents that trace the organization in life networks of the medieval period were destroyed as […]

Temple of Tiahuanaco, a town near the Peruvian border

Tiahuanaco, the oldest city of the world.

15 March 2022

the text of this page is a copy of the book of Robert Charroux, the book of its books, at Robert Laffont, page 119 ” One day will come where one will be able to say traditional civilizations Pharaons, of Chaldéens, Brahames: you are catalogued in our books as being oldest, but science proves that […]