LOCAL POLITICS

A Poet Goes Political

How many Oxford-educated poets decide to make a political play in the former murder capital of America? Precisely one.

Does the GOP Voter Registration Advantage Matter?

Republicans are out-registering Democrats in Florida, North Carolina and Pennsylvania, but that may not suggest momentum on Election Day.

Running for Mayor in Romania

Running for mayor of a town right outside of Bucharest is like being the most curious kind of canary in a political coal mine.

Is A.I. the Seer That Politicians Have Been Craving?

Using artificial intelligence and machine learning, politicos are finding new ways to reach voters amid the lockdowns.

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.

Our Forecast: A Brewing Current Could Lift Biden … or Swamp Him

Gold standard polls in key states are changing the contours of the election beneath the surface.

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.

The Missouri Teenager Who Sparked a Powerful Protest

Jalen Thompson, 17, organized a peaceful protest in Missouri that provides a model for others.

Political Campaigns Offer Customer Service Amid Pandemic

Campaigns adopting customer service tactics may mean a more responsive democracy for us all.

Exclusive: Trump Ramps Up Border Wall Land Grabs Amid Pandemic Lockdowns

The Trump administration is delivering his biggest campaign promise — regardless of the virus.

Can Refugees Help Bernie Reboot His Campaign?

If Bernie can win this key constituency, he may stave off Biden's momentum.

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.

Democrats Promise Cheaper Drugs From Canada. But Is Trump Already Delivering?

Trump is co-opting his opponents’ central pitches, in effect neutering them on the campaign trail.

Why Churches Are Now Under Attack in Modi’s India

Under Prime Minister Modi, India's Hindu right has largely avoided targeting Christians for fear of losing Western support.

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