Mysterious and minsuderstood are two good ways to describe this ancient Mesoamerican culture; which has been the subject of so many misconceptions since their discovery. Let's talk about them and more in this new video, on the Tenocelome (a.k.a Olmec)
Long held is the idea that the Americas were sort of trapped in a long Stone Age before the Columbian contact, as if they only developed the technology to work gold just in time to produce wonderful treasures for greedy conquistadores. Well, let's tackle that myth! Enjoy this two part tour!
The evolution of Central America has been grossly misrepresented in most academic outlets, something that is a painful reflection of how little the public in the so-called First World cares about the fate of these nations and their past, prefering to demonize them and simply brand them as unruly and backwards by definition Today I bring you a map that will show you the odyssey that was nation-building in Central America, from the last years of the Spanish rule to 2018. Please enjoy