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May 20, 2019

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2 THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR WEEKLY | MAY 20, 2019 29 THE MONITOR'S VIEW 30 READERS WRITE INKLINGS 31 GLOBAL NEWSSTAND HOME FORUM ESSAY On the road, I follow a paper trail By Sue Wunder 33 IN A WORD A CHRISTIAN SCIENCE PERSPECTIVE 34 CROSSWORD PUZZLE SUDOKU DESIGN African artists collaborate with Ikea By Ryan Lenora Brown 38 ON FILM 'All Is True' ponders why Shakespeare put down his quill By Peter Rainer 39 BOOKS Maida Heatter's 'Happiness Is Baking' By Heller McAlpin IN PICTURES Bringing water to Uganda By Jenna Schoenefeld 4 VIEWFINDER HUMANITY BEHIND THE HEADLINES In Spain, feminism faces a backlash By Catarina Fernandes Martins Cubans in US feel 'bond of separation' with migrants By Story Hinckley After floods, time to remake US Midwest? By Laurent Belsie For Democratic candidates, faith comes to the fore By Harry Bruinius and Jessica Mendoza 14 OVERHEARD 15 THE EXPLAINER 16 PEOPLE MAKING A DIFFERENCE From Sabine and Daniel Röder, a call to Europeans to get involved By Isabelle de Pommereau SCIENCE AND NATURE Can genetic modification save the American chestnut? Should it? By Eoin O'Carroll 20 POINTS OF PROGRESS ® "The object of the Monitor is to injure no man, but to bless all mankind" – MARY BAKER EDDY MAY 20, 2019 | VOLUME 111 – ISSUE 27 C O N T E N T S P E R S P E C T I V E S A R T S & C U L T U R E 22 C O V E R S T O R Y By Anna Mulrine Grobe Churches step in to protect asylum-seekers from being deported, embroiling themselves in Europe's fraught immigration debate. Cover photo: Peter Dejong/AP For subscriptions or change of address: within U.S.: 800-456-2220, outside U.S.: 1-515-362-7462, email: or post: The Christian Science Monitor Weekly, P.O. Box 6074, Harlan, IA 51593-1574 Monitor Weekly digital edition: Reader comments/questions: 617-450-2300 | Permission to reprint: PARS International, 253 West 35th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001. Phone: 212-221-9595, fax: 212-221-9195 | CANADA POST: Publications mail agreement nr. 1435922. © 2019 The Christian Science Publishing Society (ISSN 2166-3262 PRINT) Published weekly, except when combined issues counting as two issues are published, by The Christian Science Publishing Society, 210 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA, USA, 02115-3195. An activity of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, MA. The Christian Science Monitor is a trademark registered in the U.S.P.T.O. and in other countries. Registered as a periodical with the U.S. Postal Service. Periodicals postage paid at Boston, MA, and at additional mailing offices. Canada Revenue Agency G.S.T. Registration Number 126916436. POSTMASTER: Send all UAA to CFS. NON-POSTAL AND MILITARY FACILITIES: send address corrections to The Christian Science Monitor, P.O. Box 6074, Harlan, IA 51593-1574 N E W S 6 18 36 41 32

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