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Should I let My Baby Play With a Machete?

When people first become acquainted with the Continuum Concept and natural, hunter gatherer style parenting, one question they all seem to become fixated with is the idea of babies playing with sharp knives, fire and even machetes. 675 more words

Natural Parenting

Notes Toward a Marxist Theory of Gender [III]

It is a generally accepted notion that prehistoric man hunted, whilst prehistoric woman collected berries. This denotes – at least what is conceived as – 1 of the 1st social divisions of labour. 661 more words


Ankhe the Batwa Elder

Old Ankhe is another character I’ve planned for my story Luyinda and the Steeltooth, though he doesn’t appear until the second act (that is, the one after the excerpt I’ve shared online). 191 more words


Neo-village economics and national economics

Eat local and the sharing economy ideology where well-being is placed first and foremost is a notion made popular by Bill and Hilary Clinton: his “it’s the economy stupid” and her reference to “it takes a village to raise a child”, allude to the neo-hunter-gatherer economics of village life in place of the ultra-focus at the household level upon excess agricultural and industrial supplies used for national export trade. 549 more words


Return To Paradise

The group of leather- and fur-clad humans proceeds slowly but persistently through the ash of the wildfire among charcoaled tree stumps and fresh, ferociously green saplings. 619 more words


Ju'/hoan San People

This blog first appeared on the award winning The Good Holiday.

Turning off the main road between Grootfontein and Rundu, at a road sign that indicates Tsumkwe 220 km, I was feeling rather skeptical.  735 more words

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