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College Conversation: New Social Apps Break With Toxic Past

They're using anonymity and better community checks to promise an end to the racism, misogyny and cyberbullying that marked earlier apps.

OZY NEWSLETTER

Babies Rn’t Us

Call it a sex stimulus. Japan has the world’s highest proportion of elderly people, with more than 28 percent over the age of 65. Its population is expected to drop from 125...

‘Japanification’

It’s not just about the kids. The adults at the world’s central banks are watching Japan too. The U.S. Federal Reserve is refusing to raise interest rates and isn’t worried about...

Rural Revival

Like so many nations, urbanization over several decades has led to an emptying of rural Japan. Which is why, since 2009, the country has been paying city youth three times what...

End of the Immigration Debate

No wealthy nation has traditionally rejected immigration as fiercely as Japan, desperate to shield its culture from the influence of “outsiders.” But Japan’s reticence is...

Off the Record

Meet a fresh wave of musical influencers making moves onto your new playlist.

Economies of the Future

A decade after the Lehman Brothers collapse, long- accepted principles of free trade are facing populist challenges, and transformative new ideas are emerging.

Breaking Big: How Ruth Zukerman Created a Fitness Empire

The co-founder of SoulCycle and Flywheel is credited with the meteoric rise of indoor cycling.

How Christian Siriano Launched the Body Positivity Movement

’Breaking Big’ this week highlights a fashion pioneer at the forefront of the movement to celebrate body positivity in an industry often slow to change.

OZY TV

Covid's Wakeup Call | Episode Highlights

It’s time for Real Talk and Real Change.

Dirty South

Explore Atlanta's changing subcultures and how the city's creatives are trying to preserve them.

Breaking Big: How Lee Daniels Uses His Trauma to Tell Authentic Stories

The director survived childhood trauma and the AIDS crisis to conquer both independent and mainstream Hollywood.

Breaking Big: How Michael Strahan Learned American Football in Germany

The American media and NFL star spent much of his youth in Mannheim, Germany, where he first played organized football.

How Jason Aldean Became Country Music's Biggest Star

He skyrocketed to fame, but Jason Aldean is still the same small-town Georgia boy he’s always been.

Watch Now: How Eddie Huang Launched the 'Supreme of Restaurants'

OZY’s new TV show ‘Breaking Big’ reveals how this chef practiced (and broke) the law before cooking up success.

OZY PODCAST

The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Danai Gurira Reflects on Africa's Astounding Potential

Gurira had an “idyllic childhood” in what was then not a failed state, but an African country with great promise.

Mom Thought I Was Selling Drugs: Trevor Noah on OZY's 'Breaking Big'

The South African host of ‘The Daily Show’ tells Carlos Watson about the hardships he endured on his way to success.

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