All Things Considered for March 2, 2011 Hear the All Things Considered program for March 2, 2011

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kan., staged a protest across the street from a high school in Hyattsville, Md., a day before the Supreme Court ruling. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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High Court Rules For Anti-Gay Protesters At Funerals

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Shirley Phelps-Roper, a member of the Westboro Baptist Church, protests in Pennsylvania in 2006. Bradley C. Bower/AP hide caption

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A Peek Inside The Westboro Baptist Church

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Lover's Desire [Instrumental] Anaïs Mitchell
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Iron City Grant Green, Big John Patton et. al.
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Sagal Siad reads the news on the government's Radio Mogadishu. Many of the reporters at the U.S.-funded radio station have been targeted for assassination by Islamic extremists. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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Reporters In Somali City Risk Life To Cover Story

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Makers of water bottles, including Camelback, now sell products that don't contain BPA, a chemical that can mimic the sex hormone estrogen. But a new study says that even if they don't contain BPA, most plastic products release estrogenic chemicals. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Study: Most Plastics Leach Hormone-Like Chemicals

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ROCKIN' IN RHYTHM RICHARD THOMPSON
Revolting Children Matilda
Lonesome Road Brian Setzer

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh looks on during a media conference in Sanaa, Yemen, on Feb. 21. As protesters continue to demand that he step down, the U.S. has had to tread a delicate line. The leader has been aiding America's counterterrorism efforts. Hani Mohammed/AP hide caption

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Yemen Unrest A Worry For Counterterrorism Experts

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Bad Penny Rjd2
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Pope Benedict XVI, seen here during his weekly general audience at the Vatican on Feb. 16, hasn't shown any sign he's willing to relax the rules despite the fact that Catholic priests ordained in the Eastern Rite and some converts can be married. Andrew Medichini/AP hide caption

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Some Germans Pray Church Will Rethink Celibacy

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Moon 8 Kenseth Thibideau
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Demonstrators gathered outside the Ohio Statehouse last week to protest Senate Bill 5, which would have banned collective bargaining for state workers. Unions say legislation being pushed by Republican governors nationwide is an attack on their very existence. Jay LaPrete/AP hide caption

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Why Unions Matter To Democrats: It's Not Just Money

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Fuerza Natural Gustavo Cerati
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For Jonathan The Album Leaf
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I Heard It Through the Grapevine Jazz Jamaica Allstars
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