Columbia Journalism Review | Why does US media insist on describing Guam as tiny?

August 29, 2017

EARLIER THIS MONTH, NORTH KOREA declared it was drawing plans to launch four ballistic missiles near Guam, a part of the Marianas archipelago and an unincorporated territory of the United States. In the aftermath, US media coverage ramped up. Read More



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