The New + the Next

Mexico's AMLO Is Spooking Investors — by Being Himself

Mexico’s president promised pragmatism but is turning increasingly populist, spooking industry and investors — while winning broad public support.
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Why Investors Are Beginning to Cry for Argentina

Polls show former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner leading incumbent Mauricio Macri, and that’s making investors nervous.
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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.
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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.
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Zimbabwe's Dollar Crisis Rages, Even With Its Dictator Gone

A crippling shortage of foreign exchange is forcing more and more private firms to shut down, shattering hopes of a post-Mugabe turnaround.
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The Mueller Thread: The Road Maps to the Special Counsel's Report

Robert Mueller appears to be a creature of precedent, and two previous reports offer the most clues as to what his report will look like.
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An Unexpected Succession Battle Throws Kenya Into Chaos

A sharpening tussle to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta is threatening to undermine Kenya’s efforts at ambitious reforms.
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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.
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Can an Arm-Wrestling Champ Turned Armenian Power Broker Prevail?

The brawny Gagik Tsarukyan has parlayed wealth into a long career in Armenian politics — but his time may be running out.

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
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This Is Why Cocaine Dealers Should Fear Venezuelan Unrest

Corrupt governmental leaders here have long been linked to the drug trade, so a new era may be dawning for Venezuelan leadership and drugs.
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Promises to Crush Boko Haram Haunt Nigeria's President

Muhammadu Buhari won in 2015 by promising that his military credentials made him ideal for defeating the militants.

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