New today from the Century:
- Ted Smith on making Lent difficult: "Sustainable Lenten disciplines anticipate an Easter in which they will continue. But surely Easter hope is for something more." (subscription required)
- The editors on antiscience sentiment: "Why does antiscience sentiment gain such traction in America? Conservatives deserve some blame, but so does the scientific community."
- Steve Thorngate's take on State of the Union
- "The actual you," a poem by Brian Doyle
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