AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE

The Forgotten Century of Black U.S. History

A lot of work got done between 1865 and 1965, and it involved plenty of bloodshed.

The Rise of the Black Architect

Kimberly Dowdell is leading the charge to diversify the people who create urban spaces.

Two Years Ago, a Factory Worker. Today, a Republican Star

North Carolina’s Mark Robinson has turned humble roots and viral fame into Republican stardom.

Ilhan Omar: Capitalism Cannot Deliver Social Justice

The fiery Somali-American member of “The Squad” on Capitol Hill visits “The Carlos Watson Show.

OZY TV

Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

Dem Fear in Ohio: Repeat of 2016 Blunder With Black Voters

Ohio could be the death knell for Trump … but only if Democrats can turn out Black voters.

Why Marketers Are Embracing Influencers of Color

As companies recognize the power of the African American dollar, they’re seeking out Black influencers like never before.

The Unlikely History of Acrylic Nails

A dentist fixing a cut on his thumbnail in 1957 sparked a staple of Black female fashion.

Why Are White Christians Less Motivated to Address Racial Injustice?

Despite everything that's been done the last few months, white Christians are less interested in addressing racial inequality.

Black Americans Are Buying Guns in Record Numbers

The rise in Black gun ownership appears to be a direct response to the economic and racial strife America is facing.

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.

Loving, and Losing, With Cory Booker

The New Jersey senator on how meeting Rosario Dawson changed the presidential candidate, and other things.

Trump's Mass Political Migration 2.0?

Polls are starting to point to a startling reality: that Trump is gaining with minority voters, not losing them.

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