Will Trump’s New ‘Warrior’ Be Up to the Top US Spymaster Job?

A few days after grilling Robert Mueller in Congress, Texas Republican John Ratcliffe finds himself potentially headed for an even bigger stage.

Former CIA Chief: We Must Keep Julian Assange From Becoming a Martyr

John McLaughlin says the WikiLeaks founder is no journalist, but prosecuting him for publication could backfire.

The Mueller Thread: The FBI Informant Who Came Home to Roost

Twenty years ago, Felix Sater crossed paths with one of Robert Mueller’s prosecutors.


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.

OZY's New Podcast: Perils of Pericles, an International Drug Trafficker

Business as usual? Only if your business was buying and selling drugs.

The Mueller Thread: How Ken Starr's Leaks Could Help Trump

It’s unlikely Robert Mueller could be subpoenaed to testify before Congress.

The Mueller Thread: From the 'Canuck Letter' to Hillary's Emails

A careless boast made by a Nixon aide over a glass of scotch came back to haunt the White House in a manner that echoes today.

The Mueller Thread: From Red Scorpion to Red Sparrow

Longtime American political consultant Paul Erickson has gone from anti-Soviet showrunner to suspected Russian agent.

The Mueller Thread: Is William Barr Itching to Get Rid of the Special Counsel?

Trump’s attorney general nominee didn’t stop an independent counsel in 1992, and it might have cost George H.

The American President Who Screened Federal Employees for Their Loyalty

Donald Trump is not the first American president to value loyalty.


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.

When Two Pot-Smoking Farmers Faced Off With the FBI

Tom Crosslin fought for the legalization of marijuana, but the ambitious pot advocate and his life partner were gunned down in Michigan long before his dreams came true.

The FBI Plot to Bring Down the Gay Man Behind the March on Washington

With the march approaching in the summer of 1963, some of the most powerful men in America tried to take it, and its organizer, down.

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