The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Battle for Mosul Continues, the Diamond Industry in Crisis and OZY Wants Your Opinions

    Know This: Kurdish forces are seeing heavy gunfire as they continue the battle for Mosul. Gustave Flaubert’s 1848 travel diary will be put up for auction tomorrow. And De Beers is scrambling to fend off a future of synthetic diamonds.

    Check This Out: It’s your last chance to sound off before casting your ballot. OZY wants your opinion on your favorite Trumpisms and least favorite moments of the 2016 presidential race.

    Election Reaction: We want to hear from OZY’s readers abroad about the U.S. presidential election. Write to us at, telling us your name, city, age and thoughts about who you think will win and why.

This story is part of The Presidential Daily Brief

view full edition