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Butterfly Effect: Will Israel Spotlight How Biden Will Handle Difficult Friends?

As with Israel, Biden will face pressure from within his party to take aggressive postures with the leaders of India and Brazil.

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Fragmented Attention

In MLK’s day, the struggle for equality was largely one of Black Americans fighting for equal rights with a white majority that hadn’t (still hasn’t) fully grappled with the...

Shared Causes

The internet changed the media and gave every activist a megaphone, lending all of their causes a sense of urgency. The recognition of a shared struggle has given rise to...

Unity Goes MIA

As protests erupted across America and the world following the death of George Floyd, one city stood out as a surprising breakaway. Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, which has...

Chi Ossé

He rejects the MLK-esque title, and that is kind of the point: The next generation of leaders are less attached to hero worship. Ossé attended his first protest after Floyd’s...

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BLACK WOMEN OWN THE CONVERSATION

OZY partners with the Oprah Winfrey Network to present an unprecedented discussion show where we invite Black women from all walks of life to join an intimate conversation about topics rarely discussed openly in public — love, beauty, mental health, personal finance, religion, and more. In each episode, 100 real women, plus celebrity guests and experts, share intimate dialogues, honest opinions and surprising solutions.

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LOOK BEYOND YOUR BUBBLE

Butterfly Effect: Merkel’s Last Act Shows Democracy at Work

Germany’s elections show that there's space for centrist politics to grow — and why America's two-party system might be holding it back.

Butterfly Effect: The Truth Behind Macron’s Trumpian Tantrums

America’s differences with its European allies go much deeper than a fleet of submarines.

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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.

The Colonial Past of the King of Mangoes

From Portuguese colonizers to the British monarchy, the Alphonso has charmed generations of the world's elite.

Butterfly Effect: Hey America, Learn From South America

The US has long been a shining example to the rest of the Americas.

You Have a Notification: ‘They Are About to Kill Us’

As so many connected to Afghanistan pull every string they can think of to help get Afghans onto planes, time is running out.

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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.

Butterfly Effect: Ready to Gulp Down Some Climate Guilt?

Should an Ethiopian farmer take the blame for the carbon emissions from coffee sipped in a San Francisco café? The answer could determine whether we manage to save the world.

Butterfly Effect: Why Kabul Is Not Saigon

The odds were stacked in America's favor far more than in Vietnam.

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