OZY NEWSLETTER

Pot, Kettle: China Slams Canada for Indigenous Abuses

China has hit back after Canada called for an investigation into rights abuses against the Uyghurs at the U.N. yesterday. “Canada robbed the Indigenous people of their land,...

Blow to Biden: GOP Blocks Voting Rights Bill

Dead on arrival. Senate Republicans blocked Democrats’ voting rights bill yesterday, with the vote failing 50-50 along party lines. Supporters including President Joe Biden have...

Roma Man Dies After Czech Police Kneel on Neck

The Roma George Floyd. That’s what some are calling Stanislav Tomas, who died after police in the town of Teplice knelt on his neck during an incident last week. “They’re...

Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Paper Closes After Arrests

Dead Tree Press. Yet another newspaper is closing, but this time because of government pressure, not falling sales. Pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily announced it will print its...

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

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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