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Camilla Power: Did Gender Egalitarianism Make us Human? or, if Graeber and Wengrow won’t talk about sex … 15 March 2018 on Vimeo
Babysitting (Homo erectus?) as a big shift allowing for multiple people's work to support the growth of big brains.

First picket line as women being in solidarity to hide menstruation from lazy alphas. Red ochre as part of that, timing lines up with rapid brain growth (600-150 BP)
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David Graeber and David Wengrow: Palaeolithic Politics and Why It Still Matters 13 October 2015 on Vimeo
Building on Robert H. Lowie and others, on paleolithic societies shifting seasonally among social forms that varied in equality and in how centralized/distributed they were, and arguably some at least using that as part of a metastrategy to avoid the strong emergence of power-over.

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