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November 18, 2019

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2 THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR WEEKLY | NOVEMBER 18, 2019 29 THE MONITOR'S VIEW 30 READERS WRITE INKLINGS 31 GLOBAL NEWSSTAND HOME FORUM ESSAY Running while female and foreign By Rachel Pieh Jones 33 IN A WORD A CHRISTIAN SCIENCE PERSPECTIVE 34 CROSSWORD PUZZLE SUDOKU FILM 'Harriet' celebrates Tubman's bold resolve By Candace McDuffie 38 CULTURE Multicultural churches gain ground By Noah Robertson 40 BOOKS 10 best books of November By Monitor critics IN PICTURES Voters cast ballots in offbeat polling places Story by Riley Robinson HUMANITY BEHIND THE HEADLINES Wildfires magnify rich-poor gap in California By Francine Kiefer 'Front Row Joes' trail Trump from rally to rally By Story Hinckley Britons weigh voting party identity or Brexit identity By Simon Montlake The Bible in school: Is it literature or indoctrination? By Chelsea Sheasley and Patrik Jonsson 14 OVERHEARD 15 THE EXPLAINER 16 PEOPLE MAKING A DIFFERENCE Manuel Amador helps students push back against gender-based violence By Sara Miller Llana SCIENCE AND NATURE Why Pentagon wants an AI ethicist By Anna Mulrine Grobe 20 POINTS OF PROGRESS ® "The object of the Monitor is to injure no man, but to bless all mankind." – MARY BAKER EDDY NOVEMBER 18, 2019 | VOLUME 111 – ISSUE 53 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 Ann Scott Tyson Why activists in Hong Kong risk so much to defy the world's premier communist state. How will it all play out? Cover photo: Umit Bektas/Reuters 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, ISSN 2688-044X ONLINE) 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 32 6 18 36 42

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