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News + Politics

Is School Out Forever?

Today’s Sunday magazine examines what the strangest back to school in memory will look like around the world and what it means for the future of education.
Around the World

Schools Teach Kids How to Survive the Future's Harsh Climates

From growing climate-resilient crops to innovative water-saving techniques for a harsh summer, students at these Indian schools are prepping for a world that could get a lot worse.
The New + the Next

Melania Loves It. Will the World Now Embrace Delhi’s ‘Happiness Curriculum’?

In one the world's most competitive education systems, a dose of “happiness” is offering an example to others.
Around the World

Back to School in China: Smaller Classes, Innovations and Lessons for Others

Used to cramped classrooms and long hours, some students are celebrating social distancing norms at school.
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.
The New + the Next

The Need for Black History on the Syllabus

Will the ongoing protests force America to include African American history in its classrooms? .
True Stories

The Childhood Joys of Ceaseless Racism

The day started out well enough, but getting dragged to the principal's office for an almost-hate crime could crimp anyone's 5th grade.
News + Politics

California Schools Fight Fire With the Sun

Solar storage is helping the Golden State's schools remain open — and safe — during wildfires.
True Stories

Striking Teachers and Terror on the Picket Lines

Mike Friedberg took his kids out to picket for Chicago's striking teachers while social media misinformation stoked counterstrike agita.
The New + the Next

She's Bringing Financial Literacy to Those Who Need It Most

Through BlackFem, Chloe McKenzie teaches underprivileged kids how to manage money, and opens up their worlds.
True Stories

Raising Hell, Raised by Hells Angels

When you’re 10 and an unofficial clubhouse mascot for the Hells Angels, your relationship to childhood tribulation is nuanced.
OZY NEWSLETTER

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
True Stories

Across the Race Divide: Black Moms, White Moms and an NYC Teachers Strike

A citywide teachers strike uncovered previously unexamined fault lines that cut across both race and class during the Age of Aquarius.

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