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The New + the Next

Could the Recession Revive the Savings Gene in China and India?

Consumer spending in the two countries helped revive the global economy after the Great Recession.
Around the World

How the World’s Smartphone King Is Beating the Pandemic

South Korea is widely seen as a model in the fight against the virus.
News + Politics

COVID-19 Affects National Security in Novel Ways

From car and tech parts to food and more, the full coronavirus fallout will be felt in surprising ways.
News + Politics

Donald Dossier: Trading Places

President Trump takes a truce in the trade war, with an eye to reelection.
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.
Good Sh*t

Give the Gift of ‘Oh Yeah’: The Elevated Sex Toy Gift Guide

Can you give a sex toy as a gift? In most cases, yes.
True Stories

How Chevrolet Ruled Uzbekistan

Monopolistic policies ensured that Chevys were expensive, unwanted … and that absolutely everyone needed one.
The New + the Next

Universities Drive Lifesaving Research, But Industry Has Monopolized Patents

Industry is buying control rather than funding research, which means a world of pain may result.
The New + the Next

Now Let's Limit Amazon Customers to One Delivery a Month

The speedy deliveries from Jeff Bezos’ online shopping giant come with a web of invisible social costs.
True Stories

When America First Stood Up Against Giant Retailers

The growth of chain stores like A&P in the early 20th century sparked a massive backlash, one with plenty of parallels to today.
Around the World

China Races to Develop Chips to Beat Trade War

The Huawei ban is testing Beijing’s capacity to develop its own semiconductors fast enough to keep pace with the escalating trade war.
OZY NEWSLETTER

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
Good Sh*t

People Are Flocking to Buy Cheaper Glasses Online

If you tend to lose or break glasses easily — or you just don’t want to pay high prices — here’s where to get deals online.
News + Politics

MacKenzie Bezos' $18B Pledge: Righteous Endeavor or PR Stunt?

The ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos just pledged to give half of her $36 billion fortune to charity.

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