For Global Activism, we talk with Mariana Cuceu She overcame severe physical disabilities to form the Saint Paraskeva Orthodox Charity. It provides aid and care to orphaned and disabled children in Romania. And we’ll hear Romanian Christmas carols sung by the Bel Canto Choir of Saints Constantine and Helen Romanian Orthodox Church.
We'll find out what's next for the Syrian opposition and find out why some Romanians have come out against plans for new gold mine. Plus, Human Rights Watch's Maya Wang explains new penalties governing China's internet.
How about something on the impending NATO summit that's free of controversy? For the next three days, blogger John Schmidt will dish out summaries of how the peoples from the 28 countries each did their part to build Chicago.