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Melchiorre Gerbino the director of Mondo Beat magazine
Melchiorre Gerbino
- the director of 'Mondo Beat' magazine -
- the historical leader of the Contestation -


Mondo Beat
The documented history of the Mondo Beat Movement and the birth and spread of the
Contestation


Melchiorre Gerbino owns the copyright of texts and photos of this publication. Texts are from Mondo Beat magazine, of which he was the director in charge and owner; images are from the agencies "AGI" and "Franco Sapi", who have granted him permission to dispose of them. Melchiorre Gerbino gives license to reproduce this material at no cost, on request to be forwarded to:
melchiorre.gerbino(at)yahoo.com

Note. Of almost all newspapers and magazines articles about Mondo Beat, reproduced in this edition, only titles and some extracts have been translated into English, that is, a summary of them. Those who know Italian, and want to read these articles thoroughly, will find them reproduced in the corresponding chapters of the history of Mondo Beat in the Italian version.


00
- Introduction to the history of the Mondo Beat Movement.


01
- The Founders of Mondo Beat – The Foundation of Mondo Beat.


02
- The Mondo Beat Movement becomes reality.
- Vittorio Di Russo subjected to a mandatory expulsion order.
- Florence Flood, November 1966. The youths of the Mondo Beat Movement flock to Florence to rescue a patrimony of art and culture.
- The printing of the first issue of Mondo Beat magazine.


03
- "Mondo Beat Numero Unico" (Issue 1) - November 15, 1966 - Edition: 860 copies.
- Concerning Giuseppe Pinelli.


04
- Vittorio Di Russo arrested, mistreated and imprisoned.
- Rally of Handcuffs (Manifestazione delle Manette).
- Death of Gennaro De Miranda.
- The merger Mondo Beat-Onda Verde-Sacco e Vanzetti Provos.
- Rally of Flowers (Manifestazione dei Fiori).
- The printing of the second issue of Mondo Beat magazine.
- The European conference of the anarchist youth.


05
- "Mondo Beat/Onda Verde Numero Unico" (Issue 2) - December 30, 1966 - Edition: 5,200 copies.


06
- Umberto Tiboni locates a suitable place as a venue for the Mondo Beat Movement.
- Melchiorre Gerbino officially registers as director of Mondo Beat magazine.
- Vittorio Di Russo leaves the Mondo Beat Movement.


07
- The birth of the Contestation (Contestazione).
- Police headquarters surround The Cave in an attempt to paralyze the Mondo Beat Movement.
- The publication of Mondo Beat N. 1 (the third issue of the Magazine) and its seizure and incrimination by the judiciary.


08
- The Establishment hinders the distribution of Mondo Beat magazine and the Mondo Beat Movement faces the Establishment: it is the baptism of fire of the Contestation.


09
- "Mondo Beat N. 2" (Issue 4) - March 15, 1967 - Edition: 7,000 copies.


10
- Mondo Beat lodges a complaint with the Milan Court against the police headquarters, which authorizes a public rally of Mondo Beat and suspends the mandatory expulsion orders against its youths..
- Dante Palla locates a field that is suitable to create a campsite.


11
- "Mondo Beat N. 3" (Issue 5) - April 30, 1967 - Edition: 8,000 copies.

12
- The tent city of Mondo Beat arises, Barbonia City, and triggers a sexual revolution.
- The Establishment's media and those of the Mondo Beat Movement attack each other with no holds barred.

13
- "Mondo Beat N. 4" (Issue 6) - May 31, 1967 - Edition: 12,000 copies.


14
- Concomitantly with the Six-Day War, the Italian military destroy the Barbonia City campsite and occupy The Cave.
- Mondo Beat organizes the bluff of a "Rally in Milan of all Italian Beats and Provos". In the Vatican they go crazy and the Moro government is ordered to protect the city militarily.
- The largest military action, since the end of the Second World War, and the most ridiculous, takes place in Milan: against the Beats.
- A few weeks later, at the reopening of schools, the Contestation would explode among the Milanese students, then at mass level in Italy, then in France... then in Islamic societies (!)... then (?)... yes, the Contestation would become a constant in the developments of the Global Village.


15
- "Mondo Beat N. 5" (Issue 7) - July 31, 1967 - Edition: the number of copies is unknown.


16
- On the interference of the Vatican in the history of Mondo Beat, following the thread of the personal story of Gianni De Martino.


17
- On the interference of the Zionists in the history of the Contestation.



Behind the scenes of Mondo Beat and the Contestation

- Melchiorre_Gerbino_Mondo_Beat - Jimmy_Wales_Wikipedia

- The clash between Mondo Beat and Wikipedia.


- Gianni De Martino / Gianni De Pincopallino. The human path of a hapless sodomized by Catholic priests.

- Gianni De Martino & Renzo Freschi.

- Matteo Guarnaccia, the worst of all the impostors who have written and talked about the history of Mondo Beat and the Contestation.

- Silvia Casilio - Mondo Beat.


Miscellaneous writings


- Manifesto of the Vandalic Contestation against the Vatican.

- Baby Jesus wants me Terrone.

- The Roman Dwarf who cannot rule the world by the sword.

- Time to contest the Vatican.

- The Vatican and the "Sacrament of Confession".

- CIA and Mossad agents trying to kill tourists in Vietnam.

- Isn’t urgent for China to cut off diplomatic relations with Israel?

- The Vatican. The historic fraud and the daily small frauds.

- Dialogues from a divorce.


Paintings by Melchiorre Gerbino


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