Connecting globally in a time of pandemic
Last updated 11/10/2020 at 9:48am
Mike Mansfield of Montana was a Marine, a miner, and a professor even before he began his political career. He served as Senate majority leader, and later as ambassador to Japan from 1977 to 1988, placing high value on integrity and ethics throughout his career. Even today, his influence can be seen in the strong connection between Montana and Japan. As a Japanese and political science double-major at the University of Montana, I have had the opportunity to witness this connection firsthand.
Now is a time when we are made acutely aware of how interconnected the world is, apparent both i...