The Briefing 01-03-13

Story 1 – The Fiscal Flop: the welfare state is unaffordable

Another Fiscal Flop, New York Times (David Brooks)

Story 2 – Honoring the gospel means speaking out against the abuse of women in India

Indian Rape Victim’s Death Stirs Outrage And Resolve, Wall Street Journal (Amol Sharma)

Story 3 – Orphans used as political pawns

Putin Shows Strength By Kicking Russian Orphans, The Tampa Tribune (Staff)