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Prêt-À-Poundo Loves Laurence Airline's Menswear A/W 13 Collection

This is the latest collection from menswear line Laurence Airline by designer Laurence Chauvin Buthaud for A/W 13.

Laurence Airline is a must-know label. The menswear brand always delights, collection after collection, with outstanding special handicraft on prints from the continent. Based between the energetic and stunning cities of Abidjan and Paris, designer Laurence-Chauvin Buthaud is one-of-a-kind creative who knows how to showcase the African dynamic in a contemporary way. Enjoy the  Laurence Airline's A/W 13 lookbook above. If you want to talk about it, tweet #pretapoundo.


 

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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