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Why Nigeria’s Youth Won’t Stop Protesting

Promises won’t work — Nigeria’s youth won’t stop protesting until they see the government fundamentally reform the country’s law enforcement.

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State of the Race

The U.S. hit a record high for COVID-19 cases Thursday, the spike coming at the worst possible time for President Donald Trump. Though the race has tightened in Florida and...

Texas Turning?

For years, Democrats have spoken of turning Texas into a swing state thanks to a growing minority population. Has that day finally arrived? Our forecast gives Trump a 60 percent...

Howl of Horror

It’s all in black and white. The Trump administration has removed gray wolves from the list of endangered species in the continental U.S., sparking worries that the animal will be...

In the Name of God

A knife-wielding Tunisian migrant killed three churchgoers in Nice Thursday, drawing condemnation from French Muslims and prompting France to raise its security alert. Meanwhile,...

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Butterfly Effect: Putin, Xi Are Trumping America at Vaccine Diplomacy

Vaccines will shape the future of soft diplomacy. And Russia and China are beating the U.S.

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The Lobster Attacks Striking at Canada’s Friendly Image

A new fishery set up by the Mi’kmaq First Nation has sparked violence against Canada's Indigenous people, lifting the lid on a darker side to the country otherwise seen as universally friendly.

Butterfly Effect: What America's Friends Love About Trump

America's major allies and partners want the next president — whoever it is — to continue with Trump's tough approach with China.

Butterfly Effect: The Next President’s Big Challenge — Latin America

China and Russia are consuming America’s foreign policy debate.

Why Nigeria’s Youth Won’t Stop Protesting

Promises won’t work — Nigeria’s youth won’t stop protesting until they see the government fundamentally reform the country’s law enforcement.

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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Why Nationalist Regimes Are Embracing War Criminals

A toxic cocktail of masculinity, nationalism and violence is making a growing number of regimes support war murderers.

Is the Slide of European Populism Permanent?

Across western Europe, far-right parties are losing popularity to their centrist peers.

Butterfly Effect: Is Putin Giving Up on Trump?

Russia's president now sees "ideological" affinity with democrats, as Trump's friends in India and the U.

The North Koreans Who Escape Back Home

Most people crossing the border are heading from North to South Korea.

He Helps Folk Musicians Stay Alive

Abhinav Agrawal's nonprofit is a lifeline to help India's rural folk musicians survive and thrive.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

Buying Spree Boosts China's Currency on the World Stage

Foreign investors are abandoning caution to snap up Chinese debt with the encouragement of the central bank in Beijing.

Butterfly Effect: Why Trumpism Is Winning

From trade to immigration, Trump’s views increasingly resonate across the world — even as he trails in polling at home.

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