Le Wi Lan Krio: Episode 1

Our friends at WeOwnTv have developed this awesome series of lessons, "Le Wi Lan Krio", to teach Sierra Leonean Krio - the common language spoken in every day life of Sierra Leone. Now you too can chat with Sierra Leone artists such as Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew, the Sierra Leone Refugee Allstars, and Janka Nabay.

In this episode: greetings, sit down, stand up, and a parable about how to cope with having lots of children.

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

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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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