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What's Up Africa: AFRICA VICE!!!!

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This week on What's Up Africa, We get the scoop on why Africa is the place to be this summer! Ikenna tells us about a sick, new action film about a sinister Swedish oil company stationed in Sudan and Ethiopia...oh wait. Umm, also, Hilary Rodham Clinton is "AFRICA VICE", in new prime-time crime drama "AFRICA VICE"! (Check your local listings). Ikenna also shares U.S. based, Sudanese rapper Oddisee's new video "You Know Who You Are". Can you guess the "dumb ass of the week"? It's ok, they know who they are.

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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