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Video: Alec Lomami 'Kinshasa' (CHLLNGR Remix)


Alec Lomami delivers a heartfelt stop-motion video for Danish producer CHLLNGR's remix of "Kinshasa". The Anita Kreogh-directed clip follows a young Alec through an idyllic time in his childhood— one that he would often revisit while detained in an American immigration jail for 9 months. Read Alec's incredible personal story on Afripop and check out the exclusive AIYE mixtape he crafted for us. Video above.

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

Dying Lagoons Reveal Mexico’s Environmental Racism

In the heart of a traditionally Black and Indigenous use area in Southwest Mexico, decades of environmental destruction now threatens the existence of these communities.

On an early morning in September 2017, in a little fishing village in the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, called Zapotalito, thousands of dead fish floated on the surface of the Chacahua-Pastoría lagoons. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Mexico City on September 19, was felt as far down as Zapotalito, and the very next morning, its Black, Indigenous and poor Mestizo residents, who depend on the area's handful of lagoons for food and commerce, woke up to an awful smell and that terrible scene of floating fish.

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