Video: Shabazz Palaces 'Are You… Can You… Were You? (Felt)'

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Seattle/Zimbabwe experimental rap duo Shabazz Palaces drop this clip for "Are You… Can You… Were You? (Felt)" off the highly-praised 2011 Black Up LP. The visuals span dreamlike states, bicycle near-accidents, and a mother's disapproval of her daughter's threads (argued in Amharic). Watch it above.

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Senegal Denies Release of Former Chadian President Hissène Habré

The Senegalese judicial government has refused to release Chad's imprisoned ex-president Hissène Habré on the alleged basis of his health concerns.

The Senegalese judiciary has refused former Chad president Hissène Habré's request to be released from prison. Habré faces life imprisonment for crimes against humanity including rape, kidnapping, slavery and executions. The decision by the Senegalese judiciary comes after the 79-year-old former statesman's lawyers reportedly filed for his release on the basis of health concerns.

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