The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. A HOG member from Schaafheim Germany inspects a line up of Harley-Davidson motorcycles at IBW.

    Thousands of Philippine Bikers Ride in Protest

    They’re rebels with a cause. More than 10,000 motorcycle owners staged a “unity ride” in Manila yesterday to oppose new regulations requiring them to display larger, color-coded license plates on both the front and rear of their bikes. Signed by President Rodrigo Duterte earlier this month, the law is a response to increased crime by people on motorcycles.

    Will the law be effective? Opponents aren’t so sure — noting those who use motorcycles to commit crimes probably don’t use their own vehicles.

    Check out OZY’s dispatch from the coziest motorcycle shop in Paris.

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