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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.

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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.
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‘Transcendent Kingdom,’ by Yaa Gyasi

Ghanaian-American author Yaa Gyasi’s debut 2016 novel Homegoing was a rousing success. Her second, Transcendent Kingdom, is equally soul-shattering and provocative. It follows the...

‘The Other Black Girl,’ by Zakiya Dalila Harris

When 26-year-old Nella Rogers realizes that another Black woman will be working alongside her at Wagner Books in New York City, she is excited and a little nervous. Finally, she...

‘Cold Wind: A Mystery,’ by Paige Shelton

What is it about mystery narratives set in cold places? Place doubles as a character in Paige Shelton’s second book in the Alaska Wild series. Having survived a slippery slope on...

‘At Night All Blood Is Black,’ by David Diop

There are hundreds of novels that deal with the tragedy and violence of World War I. But At Night All Blood Is Black, by Senegalese-French author David Diop, pulls back the...

OZY PODCASTS
OZY PODCASTS

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.

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.

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Real Talk, Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

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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