<p>This men’s standing dance during the Homecoming Festival in Yap delights both locals and the few tourists who see it, leading some to ask if tourism should be expanded.</p>

This men’s standing dance during the Homecoming Festival in Yap delights both locals and the few tourists who see it, leading some to ask if tourism should be expanded.

Photograph by Dan Lin

This Pacific Island Is Caught in a Global Power Struggle (And It's Not Guam)

The islands of Yap are at a crossroads. Should they stay aligned with the U.S., drift toward China, and/or open up to widespread development?

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