News + Politics

Butterfly Effect: The Vaccine Arms Race No One Can Win

Major nations are weaponizing prospective vaccines as strategic assets against rivals.
The New + the Next

This Pandemic Could Spark an Urban Exodus

Economic distress combined with long-term shifts to remote working could accelerate population movement away from big cities.
The New + the Next

Behind India’s Lockdown Education Divide

With poor internet and phone connectivity in large parts of rural India, educators are innovating to keep school in session while under lockdown.
Around the World

Africa's Tech Innovators Spy Opportunity Amid Pandemic

The pandemic is destroying business and economies globally.

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.
News + Politics

Will the Pandemic Save Big Pharma's Reputation?

The search for a cure may also be the solution to the pharmaceutical industry's image problem.
News + Politics

Exclusive: Trump Ramps Up Border Wall Land Grabs Amid Pandemic Lockdowns

The Trump administration is delivering his biggest campaign promise — regardless of the virus.
The New + the Next

It's About to Get Easier (and More Expensive) to Make the Ivy League

With international applications expected to fall because of the virus, American students have a better shot at top schools.
News + Politics

The New Café Order: One Toilet Paper Roll and a Dozen Eggs

With sales dramatically down because of the coronavirus, restaurants and cafes are pivoting: offering groceries instead.
The New + the Next

Open Source Moves From Rebel to Mainstream

Open-source software has an image of radicalism.
Around the World

Will European Unity Fall Victim to Coronavirus?

The EU's reluctance to help Italy, and the readiness of China, Cuba and Venezuela to step in, has sparked a sharp slide in continental unity.

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
The New + the Next

Has Sweden Botched Its Coronavirus Response?

Unlike its Nordic neighbors, Sweden has kept schools and restaurants open — a strategy that is now sparking concerns, even as U.

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