True Stories

(Never) Waiting Too Late

Joshua Eferighe’s mom had a longtime dream that became a late-in-life possibility.
News + Politics

Are You Teaching Your Children to Think Critically? Few Parents Do

Parents can and should be doing more to teach critical thinking skills to their kids.
The New + the Next

Universal Basic Assets: A Smarter Fix Than Universal Basic Income?

Faced with a growing wealth gap, scholars are pitching the universal right to homes, education and internet over income.
Around the World

South Africa's Two Traceys Help Lift Women Out of Poverty

The co-founders of The Clothing Bank prove that one retailer’s trash can be another woman’s treasure.

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 New + the Next

He's Helping the Blind 'See' Their Work — and Become Engineers

Three-quarters of blind Americans are unemployed, but Josh Coffee’s digital tablet could create a new generation of architects and engineers.
Around the World

She Started a Boot Camp for Kenya’s Future Coders

Young journalist-turned-entrepreneur Audrey Cheng is coaching the next generation of Kenyan coding wizards.
True Stories

My Anti-Apartheid Activism Serves as My Moral Compass

Academics, according to OZY Educator Award winner Temba Maqubela, is one of the most efficient ways to fight dehumanization.
The New + the Next

MBA Recruits Face Increasing Pressure to Justify Their Pay

Companies are seeking to hire more MBAs, but they’re also looking for better returns on their investment.
Around the World

Malawi's Youth-Skilling Revolution Is Too Successful for Its Own Good

The southeastern African nation is investing in community colleges, but there are no new jobs for its highly trained workers.
News + Politics

The Curious Link Between Brexit and Education in Saudi Arabia

In one of Britain’s most pro-Brexit towns, an educational company has global ambitions.

The Weekender

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

It's Harder to Become a Hair-Braider Than an EMT. Who's to Blame?

This roadblock for small businesses is motivating the left and right to act.
Around the World

Can His Online Courses Fix Africa's Food Insecurity?

Howard Blight has been a farmer, businessman, educator — and gin distiller.

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