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

Mondo Beat
The documented history of the Movimento Mondo Beat and the birth and spread of the

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


01 - The Founders of Mondo Beat – The Foundation

02 - The Movimento Mondo Beat becomes reality -
Florence Flood. The youths of Mondo Beat flock to Florence to rescue a patrimony of art and culture, the press calls them 'mud angels' -
Vittorio Di Russo jailed.

03 - "Mondo Beat Numero Unico" (Issue 1) - November 15, 1966 - edition 860 copies

04 - "Rally of the Handcuffs" ("Manifestazione delle Manette") -
Death of Gennaro De Miranda -
Merger Mondo Beat/Onda Verde/Provos -
"Rally of the Flowers" ("Manifestazione dei Fiori") -
The European Conference of the Anarchist Youth -
The clandestine printing of the second issue of Mondo Beat magazine.

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

06 - Umberto Tiboni finds a suitable place where to collocate the seat of the Movimento Mondo Beat -
Melchiorre Gerbino receives the license of director in charge of Mondo Beat magazine -
Vittorio Di Russo leaves the Movimento Mondo Beat.

07 - "Mondo Beat N. 1" (Issue 3) - March 1, 1967 - edition 4,000 copies

08 - The establishment hampers the distribution of the magazine Mondo Beat and the 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 presents a judicial complaint against the Milan Police Headquarters -
Dante Palla locates the field in which the Tent City of Mondo Beat will rise -
What the Italian press writes about Mondo Beat

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

12 - The Tent City of Mondo Beat rises, Nuova Barbonia, and triggers the fuse of a sexual revolution in Italy -
The press of the Italian regime and Mondo Beat clash at loggerheads

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

14 -  Six-Day War –
The Vatican calls for the destruction of the Tent City Nuova Barbonia and the Italian government mobilizes the military and destroys it -
Melchiorre Gerbino and Giuseppe Pinelli perform the bluff of a "Rally in Milan of all beats and provos", then the military create checkpoints around Milan and sift the city. The mass contestation, which Mondo Beat has wanted and pursued, will explode a few weeks later, at the opening of the schools, first in Milan, then throughout Italy, then in France -
Dissolution of the Movimento Mondo Beat -
Those who made the story.

15 - "Mondo Beat N. 5" (Issue 7) - end July 1967 - edition: number of copies unknown.

Behind the scenes of Mondo Beat and the Contestation

Zionist Jackals waiting for Godot.
Allen Ginsberg, Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, Herbert Marcuse, Daniel Cohn-Bendit.

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 of 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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