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Video: Bola Releases Another Insane, Awesome Clip


Ghana's kologo-toting singer Bola continues his run of wtf-inducing music videos with this clip for "Yine Ntaripaga". Like his first official video, the new production sees Bola juggling scenes of juju witchcraft, checkered-outfitted group dancing and motorcycle riding. The video also boasts a near 7-minute intro which features the knife sacrifice of a (real) chicken. Bola's Volume 7 is out now via Awesome Tapes From Africa, who just made an incredible Earbuds mixtape for us. Watch it above (music starts at 6:51).

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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