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Turning the Page

Biden took the oath of office before dignitaries and supporters, then addressed the violence at the Capitol just two weeks earlier. “Democracy has prevailed,” he said. Casting...

Sick of CNN?

OZY is here to give you a break from the usual talking heads on cable news. Tune into The Carlos Watson Show starting at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT for a live inauguration aftershow,...

Trump’s Departure

The 45th president was a no-show for the inauguration of his successor, and they still haven’t had any direct contact, but before Donald Trump boarded Air Force One for the final...

Peaceful Transition?

OZY Editor-at-Large and Fordham University professor Christina Greer argues that the tightly secured inauguration, two weeks after the attack on the Capitol, should not be revered...

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Jason Derulo on How TikTok Revived His Career

The hit singer and social media sensation joins 'The Carlos Watson Show.

Meagan Good on How She Stayed True in Hollywood

The action hero joins 'The Carlos Watson Show' for a revealing sit-down.

Who Would Be Swizz Beatz and Timbaland's Dream Verzuz Matchup?

The hip-hop producers join the latest episode of 'The Carlos Watson Show.

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Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

Sevyn Streeter on Making It Big ‘in God’s Timing’

The singer-songwriter has a revealing sit-down on “The Carlos Watson Show.

How Often Does the Joker Have the Last Laugh?

When you’re friends with an irrepressible cutup like Joe, you know his story can probably only go one of two ways.

The Ballad of R. Budd Dwyer

When the Pennsylvania state treasurer killed himself on camera in 1987, he had no idea his death would be immortalized by rock bands.

Why Padma Lakshmi Won’t Be Running for Office

The “Top Chef” host has some ideas about how to change America.

Jamaica’s Christmas Slave Uprising

The brutal outcome of this rebellion hastened the abolition of slavery in the British Empire.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

When Your Father Falls Apart

A car accident or old age are a little bit easier to understand, but when your father forgets your 13-year-old face? Not easy at all.

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