How New Cardiac Implants Can Save 10,000 Lives a Year

More than 1.5 million people get cardiac implants annually, risking infection ... at least, until now.



Briefly with OZY is your morning wake-up, smartly catching you up on the leading news stories of the day.


Story of the Week: Viral Tsunami II

With more than 85,000 new cases reported Friday, the U.S. is seeing its worst coronavirus spread ever, breaking the record set July 16 by more than 10,000 cases. While the death...

Coming Up: The Election’s Home Stretch

Some 50 million Americans have already cast ballots in what may be the highest-turnout election since 1908. Yesterday many were still analyzing Thursday’s surprisingly calm final...

Sudan to Normalize Israel Relations, Trump Says

In another foreign policy breakthrough, President Trump announced Friday that Sudan would become the third Arab nation to recognize Israel under his watch. The move comes on the...

Attention Shoppers: Costco Has COVID-19 Tests

Do try this at home. The retail giant is offering saliva tests for the coronavirus on its website for $129. Customers who spit into a tube, seal it and send off their kit to a lab...


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Briefly with OZY is your morning wake-up, smartly catching you up on the leading news stories of the day.


How to Succeed in Small Business

Here are some tips for helping small businesses boost their cash liquidity.

How Making a Film Led Isabel Sandoval to Come Out as Trans

Isabel Sandoval, director and star of "Lingua Franca," joins "The Carlos Watson Show.

The Next Karl Lagerfeld Will Be Black

A wave of Black fashion designers are making moves that are set to redefine the industry.


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.

Breaking the Black Ceiling

Now's the time for Black entrepreneurs to rise.

Turning Children's Disabilities Into Superpowers

Joshua Leonard is breaking barriers as a Black animator at Netflix, developing a new kind of superhero show.

Reviving an Indigenous Tradition: Face Tattoos

Heidi Lucero is preserving the culture of forgotten indigenous groups in California, through markers that are impossible to ignore.

This Real-Life 'Rudy' Gets Players Paid

Notre Dame football player Mick Assaf's YOKE Gaming connects pro athletes with fans, and could soon be a financial boon to college athletes.

Are the Science Nobels Stuck in the 20th Century?

Most cutting-edge science today is collaborative and global — a reality the Nobel Prizes refuse to recognize.


The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.

Simon Sinek Says: Go Forth and Be Fantastic!

In this edition of “The Carlos Watson Show,” Simon Sinek dropped in to dish on his specialty: what becomes a leader most.

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