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NYC: Back by Popular Demand - Dub Inc, March 22nd

Dub Inc, the French-afro reggae group from St. Etienne, is back for one night only in NYC, showcasing their latest project, Hors Controle,

Tuesday March 22nd, Dub Inc, the French-afro reggae group from St. Etienne, is back for one night only in NYC, showcasing their latest project, Hors Controle, on their Out of Control tour. Joined by Brown Rice Family, LargeUp's own DJ Gravy and DJ Misbehavior, it seems that Reggae Tuesdays are making a comeback (well they were always big in Providence anyways!). Doors at 7pm, show starts at 8pm at Drom (85 avenue A).


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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