The Christian Science Monitor : 2020-12-07

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DECEMBER 7, 2020 | VOLUME 113 – ISSUE 3 ® “The object of the Monitor is to injure no man, but to bless all mankind.” – MARY BAKER EDDY COVER S TORY 22 CONTENTS By Moira Donovan and Sara Miller Llana A battle over Indigenous fishing rights is roiling Canada’s lobster industry. Cover photo: A fisherman sets off fireworks as boats head out to sea from West Dover, Nova Scotia, on Nov. 28, 2017 – the first day of the season in Canada’s largest lobster fishery. Andrew Vaughan/AP/File 6 NEWS PERSPECTIV­ES A R T S & C U LTURE 36 29 THE MONITOR’S VIEW 30 ANALYSIS Lockdown to liberty, and back again By Ned Temko 31 GLOBAL NEWSSTAND 32 HUMANITY BEHIND THE HEADLINES Britons rally to address child hunger amid the pandemic By Shafi Musaddique CULTURE As Native freshman enrollment drops, tribal colleges step in Diverse audiences look for authentici­ty on TV THE HOME FORUM ESSAY By Kelly Field By Rochelle O’Gorman Russia takes a novel approach to teaching during COVID-19 My helper was closer than I thought 38 By J. Shannon Roe FILM By Fred Weir Werner Herzog explores enduring appeal of meteors 33 IN A WORD A CHRISTIAN SCIENCE PERSPECTIV­E In college, peers offer relief from the stresses of lockdown 39 By Peter Rainer By Noah Robertson 34 CROSSWORD PUZZLE SUDOKU 14 OVERHEARD BOOKS 15 THE EXPLAINER 16 Top comic minds collaborat­e on a book of cartoons By Peter Tonguette PEOPLE MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN PICTURES Kashmiri textile artists weave treasured shawls With Samvit Agarwal in the tutoring seat, computer science becomes kids’ stuff By Bhat Burhan 41 By Sarah Matusek 18 SCIENCE AND NATURE Could focus on America’s wolves shift to states? By Eva Botkin-Kowacki 20 POINTS OF PROGRESS For subscripti­ons or change of address: email: within U.S.: 800-456-2220, outside U.S.: 1-515-362-7462, csmonitorc­ustserv@cdsfulfill­ or post: The Christian Science Monitor Weekly, P.O. Box 6074, Harlan, IA 51593-1574 www.CSMDigital­ 617-450-2300 | readercomm­ PARS Internatio­nal, 253 West 35th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001. Phone: 212-221-9595, fax: 212-221-9195 | www.CSMonitorR­ CANADA POST: Publicatio­ns mail agreement nr. 1435922. ELECTRONIC SERVICE REQUESTED © 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 Monitor Weekly digital edition: Reader comments/questions: Permission to reprint: 2 THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR WEEKLY | DECEMBER 7, 2020 PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­ +1 604 278 4604 ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW