The world was a gigantic village for most of recorded history. Villagers, rural people, peasants, domesticated wild crops, fruits, and vegetables, the food we eat today. They domesticated farm animals like the horse, donkey, mule, buffalo, oxen, cows, sheep, goats, chicken, dogs and cats. In addition, they formed the first political communities, villages and poleis (city-states), More
This content originally appeared on CounterPunch.org and was authored by Evaggelos Vallianatos.