The New + the Next

The New Happiness Guru Says It’s OK to Be Unhappy

Ashley Frawley is questioning our fixation on happiness — and how it keeps us from challenging the ways society makes us unhappy in the first place.
Good Sh*t

See/Here: When Recovery Is Your Bag

Ever imagine that the roads to recovery from drug and alcohol abuse would be so damned fashionable?.
The New + the Next

The Biggest Pandemic Study in the World

The findings of Michelle vanDellen's project will shape how societies cope with the next crisis.
The New + the Next

The Rise of Dementia Villages — The Happiest Places on Earth?

Coming soon to a memory care center near you: old-school diners, retro barbershops and vintage cars.

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

Getting Mental Health Advice From a TikTok Doc

Dr Janine Kreft is helping heads that are stuck at home and in need of help, one TikTok video at a time.
True Stories

When MDMA Was the Secret to a Happy Marriage

Some therapists have long extolled the benefits of MDMA for fixing your relationship.
True Stories

Was the Cardiff Giant the Greatest Hoax of All Time?

If there's a sucker born every minute, there's a huckster born every hour.
Good Sh*t

A Dead Philosopher Makes New Connections on YouTube

Freelance “spiritual entertainer” Alan Watts has an even larger following for his lectures today, nearly half a century after his death.
The New + the Next

The Alcoholics Anonymous Approach Meets Climate Change

Laura Schmidt has created a framework and a language to process existential grief as climate change accelerates.
The New + the Next

Tomorrow's Doctors Will Diagnose the Mental Toll of Climate Change

Future health professionals are learning to recognize and treat mental illnesses linked to global warming.

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
True Stories

When Did I NOT Want to Die? Never

While suicide is not the right solution for many, what about those for whom it represents a blessed release?.
True Stories

The Day My Shrink Tried to Get Me Shot

Going to a doctor for help makes sense, but going to a doc for help and ending up on the business end of a gun? Makes much less sense.

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