The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Tariffs, Immigration and LSDaddy

    Know This: The White House’s second wave of tariffs on China, which levy taxes of 25 percent on about $16 billion worth of goods, have come into effect. The case of an Iowa college student allegedly killed by an undocumented immigrant has reinvigorated the immigration debate on the right. The EU’s data privacy regulations have upended an industry built around profiling internet users — to the benefit of tech giants. And today OZY’s Around the World campaign takes you to Switzerland: Did you know that LSD was originally synthesized in a Swiss lab by a scientist who became an advocate for psychedelics

    Read This: The American Academy of Pediatrics is now telling doctors to prescribe playtime to children whose schedules are currently focused on more structured learning. 

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