COLONIALISM

The New + the Next

This Hoops Hotbed Is Set to Take Off

The next Yao Ming is rising, and he just might take this Southeast Asian nation with him.
OZY TV

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.
True Stories

India's Hydroxychloroquine Machine Was Built to Fight Colonialism

The British, not any pandemic, were the targets of the firm that launched India's pharma industry — and the production of the drug that Donald Trump touted as a silver bullet against COVID-19.
Good Sh*t

How to Eat a Rolex: This Popular Ugandan Street Snack Is Not a Watch

The country's most famous snack started with a colonial legacy and quickly became the delicious handheld omelet loved by all.
True Stories

The Anti-Imperialist History of the Untucked Shirt

Disdain for the suit and tie might be hipster today, but it started as an anti-colonial thing.
True Stories

In the Name of the Father, the Son and Simon Kimbangu

Kimbangu turned European religious evangelism upside down.
News + Politics

Singapore Celebrates Colonialism to Justify Modern Shortcomings

Why is this city-state commemorating the 200th anniversary of British rule? Because many of its institutions hark back to that time.
True Stories

The 201-Year-Old Battle Whose Memory Divides India

In 1818, “untouchables” joined forces with British colonizers.
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The Weekender

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

She's Lifting the Curtain on France's Dark Colonial Past ... on Stage

Caroline Guiela Nguyen’s groundbreaking plays will make you weep … if you speak French.
True Stories

The Governor With a Beautiful House … but Ugly Tactics

Willem Adriaan van der Stel was officially described as “a scourge unto the inhabitants” of South Africa.

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