PUERTO RICO

True Stories

A Pool Hustle Gone Awry

For fans of dangerous dives in far-flung locales, there’s a handy rule of thumb: Avoid no-choice pool games and shakedowns.
True Stories

Breaking Big: How the Mayor of San Juan Is Fighting for Her People

After Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico last year, Carmen Yulín Cruz challenged President Trump to step up.
News + Politics

Both Parties Are Missing the Boat on Florida's Newest Voting Bloc

A hurricane pushed tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans to the Sunshine State.
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.
True Stories

The Political Giant That San Juan's Mayor Took On Before Trump

Before Carmen Yulín Cruz challenged Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Maria, she took on another larger-than-life politician.
Good Sh*t

African Fashion Is Having a Revolution ... in Puerto Rico

Clothing and home goods made with African fabrics are finding a home in the Caribbean and Latin America.
Good Sh*t

Could a DIY Gizmo Light Up Puerto Rico?

Tens of thousands on the hurricane-struck island still have no electricity.
News + Politics

Tales From Puerto Rico: The Young Photographer at the Heart of the Protest

Even before Hurricane Maria knocked out Puerto Rico’s electricity and telephones, photojournalist Mari Robles Lopez was documenting an island in crisis.
True Stories

The Ivy League Professor Amplifying Voices of the Marginalized

Frances Negrón-Muntaner, a Columbia University professor of English and comparative literature, is an OZY Educator Award winner.
True Stories

The Drug-Dealing Puerto Rican James Bond

George “Boy George” Rivera may have had a Bond-esque nickname, but his 007-inspired cars couldn’t save him from the feds.
OZY NEWSLETTER

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
News + Politics

Greece and the Global Markets: Relax or Freak Out?

Economic Armageddon or ripples across a pond? Putting the current markets in perspective.

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