A Gallery of Tribes
(collected early Wednesday morning)

I woke up absurdly early thinking about examples of 'tribe' that I wanted to weave in somewhere.

(New York Times 2014)

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Teddy Boys

Mods and Rockers



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Rites and Celebrations

Sturgis SD Motorcycle Rally

Burning Man

Celtic Colours

Pride Parades

St. Patrick's Day ("Everybody's Irish")

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Ah, the Alma Mater: What makes a House a home at Harvard

Mormons might qualify as a tribe, endogamous but proselytizing

Anabaptists (Amish, Mennonites, Hutterites) surely operate tribally

Don't miss this absolutely riveting video:
Shunned Amish Woman interview-Mary

See also Miriam Toews' novels All My Puny Sorrows and Women Talking (the film of which is available via Amazon Prime)

Counterculture tribes exemplified by Gaskinites and The Farm
(an example of Commune evolution,
beginning with Stephen Gaskin's Monday Night Class in San Francisco in the mid-1960s.
300 people moved to Tennessee in 1969: "Technicolor Amish")

Fort Hill and Mel Lyman, anybody?