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Into the Bosom of Kyegu
Topden Tsering  |  Thursday, Apr 22, 2010  |  No Comment

(Am not a poet by any means, but to cope with the internal hurting, this was how the words tumbled out; hope the lines provide you some calm too)
How we had trusted it:
to help steady …

Tibet Earthquake: The Deepening Divide of Identities
Topden Tsering  |  Wednesday, Apr 21, 2010  |  No Comment

(As appeared in Berkeley Daily Planet’s News Analysis Section on Page One)
The 6.9 magnitude earthquake that ravaged eastern Tibet’s Kyegundo on April 14 has brought to sharp relief the region’s contentious place in China’s geopolitical …

Tendor on the New Tibetan Resistance
Web Chowkidar  |  Monday, Apr 19, 2010  |  No Comment
Tendor on the New Tibetan Resistance

“The New Resistance” by Tendor, Executive Director, Students for a Free Tibet
Speech delivered on May 11th, 2010, at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia

Artiste by Chance
Bhuchung D. Sonam  |  Saturday, Apr 17, 2010  |  No Comment
Artiste by Chance

The time was 8 a.m. on 1 May 1984. All the members of the Tibetan Music, Dance and Drama Society, even the gatekeeper, were in the shrine room reciting invocations and prayers — dedicated to …

Lobsang Dakpa  |  Saturday, Apr 17, 2010  |  One Comment


To Die With Dignity in Your Own Land
Tibet, China, and the Politics of Disaster
Josh Schrei  |  Friday, Apr 16, 2010  |  4 Comments
To Die With Dignity in Your Own Land

The Tibetans that died in Jyekundo had the right to die as Tibetans, not as Chinese.
The tragic 6.9 magnitude earthquake that struck Jyekundo yesterday has been consistently labeled the “China Quake” by …

My triple political mantra
Palden Gyal  |  Thursday, Apr 15, 2010  |  No Comment

Who am I?
I asked myself
Searched for my roots,
And traced my Identity.
Tibetan, a noble descendant.
There were times
When we reigned in the clouds
Beyond the horizon we lost.

The Strange Case of Rangzen Moustaches
Tenpa Gashi  |  Wednesday, Apr 14, 2010  |  3 Comments
The Strange Case of Rangzen Moustaches

Is it just me or does it not seem like most of the prominent Rangzen activists almost always spot a nice thick moustache, a Tibetan version of Tom Selleck look if you will, that is …

Shingza Rinpoche  |  Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010  |  No Comment

རང་བཙན། འཇིགས་ཞུམ་བྲལ་བའི་སྙིང་སྟོབས་དང་ལས་ལ་བརྩོན་པའི་དཔའ་ངར་གཉིས་ཀྱིས་འཇིག་རྟེན་མི་ཡུལ་འདི་ནས་རང་ཡུལ་ལེན་དུ་འགྲོ་་དགོས། ཁ་ཕྱོགས་གཅིག   དམིགས་ཡུལ་གཅིག 

Protest Hu Jintao in Washington, D.C.
SFTtv: Season 2, Episode 8
Students for a Free Tibet  |  Sunday, Apr 11, 2010  |  No Comment
Protest Hu Jintao in Washington, D.C.

Speak Out For Tibet – Protest Hu Jintao!
Please join us to make sure Hu Jintao hears loud & clear from Tibetans and Tibet supporters during his visit to D.C.
President Hu Jintao’s visit to Washington, D.C. …