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Since Tenochtitlan IS current day Mexico City, much evidence of everything has been bulldozed and trashed, unfortunately.

But yes, we do know that the Mexica annealed or cold worked copper that they mined, but we also think they may have traded for refined copper smelted by southern tribes from the Yucatan, even as far away as Nicaragua.

Its also possible that the found bronze was straight up just mis-IDed and is actually copper so 🤷

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:lotalac: Cualli teotlac, mimichtin! 🐠 Professor Citlali back finally with a new Empire thread! #StarTalk We had a good bit of fun yesterday with a trivia- and for those of you that missed it, I'll be running them on the weekends from now on. Today however! I'll be discussing a topic that maybe you've been wondering how its taken me so long to address it, well wonder no longer. Today we are talking about:

Warfare and Weapons of the Mexica Empire :kitten_knife:

Lets begin!

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explaining to a friend how it's vital to play co-op games with your partner before you move in together (stuff like Pandemic, Betrayal at the House on the Hill, Mysterium, etc) so you can figure out how both of you handle frustration and conflict in a low-stakes setting before you're ready to rip their head off because they didn't do the dishes after saying they would for the fourth time

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Anti homeless sentiment Show more

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Hannah Arendt Explains How Propaganda Uses Lies to Erode All Truth & Morality: Insights from The Origins of Totalitarianism

openculture.com/?p=1030722 t.co/zoWGEtqzZz

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Hey all, does anyone know a good place to get affordable winter coats for women with larger hips? It appears that everything my wife finds is really long and specifically designed for human-sized pencils.

Any websites or shops in or near Denver would be best! I'm asking here because I have no idea how to search for this on a search engine...

Thanks in advance! #boostsWelcome

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Terraforming Mars into a habitable planet? - Socioforming Earth into a habitable planet!

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something that's been on my mind lately: white folks spend So Much time and money killing plants just because they aren't the one kind of plant they want growing there. like... nature is so abundant, if we just stopped fucking poisoning and chopping things all day long there would be plants everywhere in like 3 months. many of those would be edible. we spend so much energy just stopping nature from doing its thing.

(this is not a metaphor but it could be. what are you weedwhacking in your soul?)

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@June specifically to that point, here's a neat piece that someone else on here shared and illustrates that point of how collective trauma makes us not great at supporting each other
dailyxtra.com/why-are-queer-pe

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Hey y’all, quick thread from your friendly neighborhood survivalist about hurricanes

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So im looking to write up a short guide for people wanting to live a more solarpunk life whilst living in city apartments (so very limited access to garden/green spaces)

I'd really appreciate ideas or things people have already done.

And I'm trying to avoid "buy an x" recommendations

#solarpunk #askMastadon #ecopunk

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great causes you can donate to :boost_ok: Show more

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#introduction #intro

Hi my name's bb (bee-b) or just bee. I'm looking forward to building community and learning. With that being said, please don't ask me if that's my real name or give unsolicited advice. My two main requests.

Everything I do and am revolves around decolonization, community, and reproductive justice. I'm a midwife to be, rootworker, and lesbian. There are other things but that's mainly it.

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A podcast I definitely recommend is For The Wild. The interviewer has a great way of pushing the interviewee's to address colonialism (if they already haven't) when talking about environmental justice and it always addresses white supremacy in the ones I've listened to.

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