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Pioneer of the Swiss, first hemp of Valais to set up a wind turbine in his garden in 1975 and precursor of the agrobiologie and the solar energy as his canton, Bernard Rappaz delivers here the adventure of his life. Ahead of the story, irritated with the law, he serves a colossal sentence of six years and eight months for his fight in favour of the hemp, an ecological plant of a big potential for the global future. His militant and politico--media activities, his legal successes will eventually be worth to him a typical condemnation of political prisoner. About ten hunger strikes behind bars will cause the public debate. In 2010, he makes three successive fasts of protest, the last one of which lasted 120 days! This « Gandhi des Alpes " describes us a multitude of anecdotes, among others