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State Capital Protests Fizzle, Guardsmen Vetted

They were armed and ready. But the much-feared demonstrations resisting President Donald Trump’s election loss were a “non-event,” said one Pennsylvania official. National Guard...

Biden Plans Executive Orders, Trump a Pardoning Spree

Transition is coming. On Wednesday, President-elect Joe Biden will take office, planning to hit the ground running with executive orders reversing “the gravest damages of the...

Navalny Locked Up Upon Return to Moscow

Poking the bear is his thing. Russian dissident Alexei Navalny, who barely survived an August poisoning blamed on the Kremlin, returned to Moscow from Germany yesterday, only to...

China’s Economy Actually Grew in 2020

Is it winning the pandemic? As most of the world (aside from investors) struggles with a global economy sickened by COVID-19, China’s gross domestic product rose 6.5 percent in...

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CUTTING-EDGE TRENDS, RISING STARS AND BIG IDEAS

MLK's Legacy Looms Larger Than Ever

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, this Sunday Magazine introduces you to today’s leaders across issues to which King devoted his life’s work: poverty, labor, religion and civil rights.

Can an All-Black Boarding School Bring an Education Revolution?

Cymone Davis, 30, is launching a Black boarding school in Tullahassee, Oklahoma, the oldest all-Black town in Indian Territory.

Can These Creative Taxes Catch Up With a Changing World?

Nations are responding in creative, if not necessarily optimal, ways to cultural and technological shifts while implementing new tax schemes.

Can Blockchain Save 'Made in the USA'?

Krissy and Alex Mashinsky, veterans of the fashion and cryptocurrency worlds, have launched a platform for American-made goods, verified by blockchain.

OZY TV

Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

Can the Rolls-Royce of Cannabis Reach the Masses?

It could open up a whole new world of medical marijuana magic.

Indian Americans: The New Voices Bringing Diversity to Food Writing

They’re emerging as fresh voices in the white world of food writing.

Cross-Country Skiing Finds a New Home: the Industrial Midwest

Ohio, Indiana and southern Pennsylvania are witnessing a dramatic surge in interest as families and clubs look for local alternatives to distant mountains and indoor sports.

Is It Time for a Pay-If-You're-Cured Health Care Model?

The pandemic and a Joe Biden presidency could combine to move America to a new health care model that might reduce $1 trillion in wasted medical expenses.

Want to Work From an Island in 2021?

Remote workers could prove the new lifeblood for travel-starved tourist destinations.

The Unlikely New Champion of Consumer Rights: China

From luxury handbags to beef mince, Chinese companies are upending the country’ legacy of producing knockoff goods — for a cost.

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.

A New Model to End the Misery of Pharmacies

Mattieu Gamache-Asselin, 30, has built a billion-dollar company to solve the problem of how you get your pills.

Asian Banks Dump Coal, Dashing Trump's Dreams

Most major coal financiers in Asia are pulling out of coal funding, leaving the future of America's export market bleak.

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