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Facing austerity, Athens burns: State television reported the violence spread to the tourist islands of Corfu and Crete, the northern city of Thessaloniki and towns in central Greece.
Shops were looted in the capital where police said 34 buildings were ablaze. Prime Minister Lucas Papademos denounced the worst breakdown of order since when violence gripped Greece for weeks after police shot a year-old schoolboy.
Obama said that the compromise would take the Catholic institutions out of the equation by relieving them from either paying for coverage for contraceptives or providing any referral to their employees for the coverage.
Instead, insurance companies would be required to pay for the contraceptives, and to arrange it. The insurers will agree, the White House said, because it is more expensive for them to pay for pregnancies than to pay for contraceptives.
Churches and houses of worship that object to birth control coverage are already exempted. The compromise applies to primarily Catholic institutions, such as hospitals, universities and charities, that employ and serve large numbers of non-Catholics.
The bishops said the plan offered insufficient protection for their institutions: This, too, raises serious moral concerns. Dose a male snake with estrogen, and other male snakes go wild.
Marriage equality no longer a wedge issue: During the campaign, Republican strategists put gay marriage on referendum ballots in key swing states as a "wedge" issue to unnerve Democrats and gin up the conservative base for President George W.
The Massachusetts high court had just ruled for legalization, and hostility toward the concept was the centrist position in America.
This is no longer true. Granted, social conservatives voiced anger Tuesday when, for the first time, a federal court of appeals declared that gay marriage was a constitutional expression of equal rights.
But most Americans will shrug and move on. As evidenced by all the polls, tolerance is the new centrism. The trials and tenacity of The Washington Post: The newsroom, once with more than 1, employees, now stands at less than people, depleted by buyouts and staff defections.The TKE brothers held a party where there was underage drinking while the frat was already on probation from an incident in when members of the frat went to an apartment en masse and assaulted a black member of a rival fraternity.
Cinemas, cafes, shops and banks were set ablaze in central Athens as black-masked protesters fought riot police outside parliament.
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