The Marianas Islands:  America's Influence in the Pacific
Apr 08, 2021
Leo Spott
The Marianas Islands: America's Influence in the Pacific

The Marianas Islands compose two territoris of the United States.  The program will delve ito the historical, cultural, and geopolitical role of thie often not talked about corner of the country.  From Magellan's first contacts, to the Marines who stormed the beachs, to today.  What makes up this far flung part of the US and why did an aspiring law student travel 6,851 miles?  We will find out from Leo what drove him to the Marianas Islands.