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Mbryo's Time-Lapsed 'Parole' Video

Rugged Records signee Mbryo drops the video for his Popito-produced single 'Parole' directed by AK-ONE.


Rugged Records signee Mbryo's club anthem take on "Simon Says" ("if you're sexy and you know") flew relatively under the radar. Now the Warri-born artist's infectious Popito-produced single "Parole" has an accompanying video. Self-hailed "abstract" by its director AK-ONE, the time-lapsed visuals are a departure from what we often see from the club video status quo. The relatively unconventional clip follows Mbryo on his Friday night misadventures with bikes and friends in tow. Watch the (mostly) romantic "Parole" video below.

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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