INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

True Stories

How the American Empire Destroyed the Kingdom of Hawaii

Before the 50th state was the 50th state, it was its own kingdom.
Around the World

How New Indigenous Languages Are Changing Australia

The surprising emergence of these languages comes as the traditional ones spoken by Australia's indigenous people are rapidly dying out.
News + Politics

Brazil’s Big Agricultural Strategy: Pesticides

The South American nation is bucking the global trend.
The New + the Next

She’s Breathing New Life Into Mexican Folk Music

Tuba player Mitzy Dávalos is getting city dwellers to dance to a new — yet old — kind of music.
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

Can Ecuador’s Native Communities Survive an Oil Rush?

Oil could have helped secure the future of Ecuador’s indigenous communities.
The New + the Next

Can Native Communities Save the Planet With Protests and the Pope?

Indigenous communities are demanding that their environmental concerns be heard.
True Stories

The Influential First Nations Newspaper Launched With $150

Maisie Hurley elevated oppressed voices way back in 1946.
True Stories

Unapologetic: Making Music With Tony the Two Spirit Native American

Tony Enos, an “urban Indian,” uses music melded with gender queerness to carry on Native American tradition in style.
The New + the Next

Suffered a Trauma? This Shaman Says You Should Make a Move

Ya’Acov Darling Khan wants patients to get in touch with their bodies through dance, rather than retreat inside their heads.
True Stories

Meet the Warrior Queen Who Battled the Arabs

A fearless female warrior, Dihya briefly held back Arab invaders sweeping across North Africa in the 7th century.
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The Weekender

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

This Ancient Wisdom Might Be Just What You Need to Hear Right Now

The traditional Maori proverb Ka mua, Ka muri is so relevant to our lives today.
Around the World

Why Pacific Islanders Love the Book of Mormon

Missionaries found fertile, if far-flung, soil for their religious message on the island nations — thanks to a shared love of family.

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