Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Hugo Chavez Gets Grip on Power While Religious Discrimination Abounds

Venezuelan lawmakers grant Chavez power to pass laws by decree - http://bit.ly/ftMo2n #cnn

Omar al-Bashir: northern Sudan will adopt sharia law if country splits http://t.co/etLECxt via @guardian

Iraqi Cleric Asks Followers Not to Work for Foreign Oil Companies - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/eJjSds

EU Report Warns Against Losing Ground With U.S. - Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty © 2010 http://bit.ly/ePYZFi

Ban Ki-moon likely to hang onto his job by keeping 'inner five' happy http://bit.ly/h9GgBE

Scientist alleges religious discrimination in Ky. http://t.co/fFRD5ue via @washingtonpost
 
Boehner appoints Nunes to intelligence committee http://bit.ly/hIgJhQ