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February 10, 2020

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2 THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR WEEKLY | FEBRUARY 10, 2020 29 THE MONITOR'S VIEW 30 READERS WRITE INKLINGS 31 GLOBAL NEWSSTAND HOME FORUM ESSAY Making my peace with the desert – and a mule By Jeff Muse 33 IN A WORD A CHRISTIAN SCIENCE PERSPECTIVE 34 CROSSWORD PUZZLE SUDOKU SOCIETY Families debate new rules on au pairs By Chelsea Sheasley 38 MUSIC Namibian pop songs receive their due By Ryan Lenora Brown 40 BOOKS Love poetry to share on Valentine's Day By Elizabeth Lund IN PICTURES No lake, no livelihood for Chinese fishermen Story by David Stanway; photos by Aly Song HUMANITY BEHIND THE HEADLINES To move past civil war, voters grant second chance By Megan Janetsky Hungary's Hasidic pilgrim culture clash By Dorottya Czuk Jealousy, the Ivy League, and the Commandments By Mary Beth McCauley Women's right to own land in South Africa By Ryan Lenora Brown 14 OVERHEARD 15 THE EXPLAINER PEOPLE MAKING A DIFFERENCE Defined by disability? Nah. Will Howell finds power in fashion. By Patrik Jonsson 18 SCIENCE AND NATURE Trump takes on 50 years of environmental law By Amanda Paulson and Timmy Broderick 20 POINTS OF PROGRESS ® "The object of the Monitor is to injure no man, but to bless all mankind." – MARY BAKER EDDY FEBRUARY 10, 2020 | VOLUME 112 – ISSUE 12 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 Christa Case Bryant Estonia has become a model for the world on how to prevent Russian hackers from infiltrating electronic networks. Cover photo: Alfredo Sosa 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. © 2020 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 16 36 42

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