LANGUAGE

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Eastern Germany Picks Up Polish for Children's Future

With Poland emerging as an economic powerhouse, eastern Germans — who feel neglected by Berlin — are looking east for their economic future.

American Fringes: The Bizarro English Used by Sovereign Citizens

David Wynn Miller left a linguistic legacy for anti-government types that continues to frustrate the legal system.

Tech Nonprofits Pivoting in the Pandemic

These free platforms connect people with education, food and financial services during the pandemic.

A New Kind of Storytelling Challenges India's Self-Image

Danish Husain is lifting long-forgotten languages and making a political statement.

OZY TV

Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

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.

Mental Divide: The Psychology Test That’s Failing Minorities

OZY Investigation: Psychologists of color are twice as likely as White peers to fail the profession's entry level test, because of a series of biases.

Can a Genderless Language Change the Way We Think?

Turkish, with its gender-neutral pronouns, encourages more inclusive thought.

The Quest Is On to Save a Dying Zoroastrian Language

The Zoroastrian population in Gujarat, India, is dwindling, but Russian academic Anton Zykov is making sure their distinctive tongue is not forgotten.

America, Stamp Out This Four-Letter Word Via Reality TV

Fed up with Americans abusing the word “like”? It’s high time we made a game out of it.

He Is Racing Against Time to Save the Philippines' Ancient Script

From lecturing to launching a magazine written in the ancient Baybayin script, artist Kristian Kabuay is determined to save his native tongue from extinction.

OZY PODCAST

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.

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.

Lonely? Say It in Chinese

This four-character idiom is poetic, precise and expresses a universal feeling.

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