freedom

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1950s power of church strong

The 1950s – Powerful Years for Religion

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1954 Gardner publishes witchcraft book, the strongest outside chr signal ever, just 2 years after such a book is legal

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerald_Gardner_(Wiccan)

1960s the counter culture goes global

More money, more crime, more freedom – 1964-1974

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Counterculture

LGBT rights 1967-1982

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_the_United_Kingdom

1977 the apple ii, mass produced 20m

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_II

1980s new age & /actual/ sexual freedom

https://www.retrowow.co.uk/80s.html


1991 the apple PowerBook, wimp pc

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/PowerBook

personal remark:
My ‘tune in drop out’-moment came with
the PowerBook 150 on which I developed
an AI that kept my interest in intelligence and the brain going from 1995 til 2013!!

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Further

Phone age 2010+

Let’s Get Real About How Important Our Phones Are

Streaming 2015+

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