The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Germany’s Fringe, Juicing Up and the PDB Quiz

    Know This: Germany’s extreme-right AfD party is said to be veering even further toward open xenophobia after its leader, Frauke Petry, announced she won’t be leading the party ticket in this year’s elections. Faced with mass protests, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has launched an investigation into a mobile phone company he claims fomented calls for regime change. And startup Juicero is offering refunds for its $400 Wi-Fi enabled machine after it was roundly mocked on social media.

    Try This: Feeling presidential after a week of briefings? Prove it with the PDB quiz.

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