OZY FEATURED

The 18 New Stars Who Will Light Up Tokyo

Check out the amazing athletes set to blast from the blocks ahead of this summer's Olympic Games.

OZY PODCASTS
OZY PODCASTS

The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.
OZY NEWSLETTER

Ethiopians Vote As Conflict Continues in Tigray Region

In the space of about a year, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, like fellow Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, went from being hailed a reformist hero to being accused of war...

Sullivan Talks Nuclear Diplomacy with Iran, North Korea

Stopping Iran from developing nuclear weapons is a top priority for the U.S. administration. That’s according to national security adviser Jake Sullivan, following the election of...

Nine Children Killed in Alabama Pileup

Eight children from a home for neglected school-age youth, and a 9-month-old baby and her father traveling separately, were killed in a horrific multi-vehicle crash in Alabama...

It’s the Economy, Stupid: American Workers Get Leverage

It’s counterintuitive. One would expect pandemic-related layoffs to see Americans desperate for jobs. In fact, job openings for blue-collar workers have increased, and pay for...

OZY PODCASTS
OZY PODCASTS

The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

NEWS + POLITICS

US-Russia Relations: The New Normal Is the Old Normal

Washington and Moscow have gotten back to normal discourse.

The OZY News Quiz

What admission did North Korean leader Kim Jong Un make this week? Test your knowledge.

How Jody Watley Reinvented Herself

Because we have to give her her flowers while we can.

The OZY News Quiz

What monarchical nickname did Prince Harry and Meghan Markle give their second child last weekend? Test your knowledge.

The Man of a Thousand Faces: Navid Negahban

Actor Navid Negahban's discusses his journey to Hollywood, fleeing Iran at 20, and reconnecting with himself.

AROUND THE WORLD

Butterfly Effect: It's Time to Wake Up to Nigeria's Nightmare

Africa's biggest economy and most populous nation is on the cusp of imploding under multiple security threats.

Breaking the Comic Ceiling: Female Arab Graphic Novelists Make a Mark

A growing band of Arab women is shaping the future of the region's comic book industry, defying odds like their characters do.

GOOD SH*T

Love Fiction? We've Got Some Podcasts for You

This week on Wherever You Get Your Podcasts, we showcase some of the best scripted fiction podcasts, many of which are heading to the small screen.

The Funniest Listens of the Week

Everyone can use a good laugh.

Hey Batter Batter! The Boys of Summer Are Back!

With the 2021 season underway, we look at what the hell happened to the baseball we knew to see whether it can once again become America’s favorite pastime.

OZY Fest Is Back: May 15-16

Party like it matters at our virtual celebration of bold change and big ideas.

TRUE STORIES

Tommy Mottola Lives on the Road

Being a hip guitarist? A cool career.

It's Always Sunny Inside the Head of Rob McElhenney

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's Rob McElhenney branches out beyond the bar and into a show about gaming.

The Very Ms. C.J. Perry!

From being a ballerina to being a WWE pro wrestler whirlwind, C.

Making Space for Topher Grace

Topher Grace ended up making it big before even finishing college.

The Few, the Proud, the Suicidal

If you think joining the military is an easy solution to some of life's problems, you might be totally wrong.

Turning Dining Back Into Eating With Marcus Samuelsson

Marcus Samuelsson, the Swedish-Ethiopian prince of the palate, makes what you put in your mouth? Delightful.

Let's Talk About Wynton Marsalis

A life in the arts isn’t easy to begin with, never mind when you’re surrounded by bona fide giants, like jazz great Wynton Marsalis was.

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