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Video: Museba 'Bom Bom Bom'

Watch the video for Cameroon/DRC diva Museba's infectious dance single.


We just came across this flashy video from Cameroon/DRC diva Museba, who confidently struts and dances in black & gold sunglasses to the tune of her synth-heavy single "Bom Bom Bom." The beat breathes and builds with some syncopated clicks, while the clip cycles through slow-motion scenes of fire-spitting and inventive moves. Watch it below and download here.

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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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