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Motorcyle Diaries of Free Tibet World Tour
April 25th, Toronto, Canada.
Tenpa Gashi  |  Monday, Apr 26, 2010  |  One Comment
Motorcyle Diaries of Free Tibet World Tour

“I think about my little girl a lot. She is four years old now. I call home every other day. I miss my little girl the most”
Lhakpa said wistfully and his gaze withdrew inside him …

Kyegu, on my Mind
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Apr 25, 2010  |  One Comment
Kyegu, on my Mind

When I saw photographs of the tough, determined looking monks digging through the ruins of Kyegu town, I was struck by a sense of helplessness and frustration. Probably, some of you readers felt that way …

The man-made earthquake of Qinghai
Cao Changqing  |  Sunday, Apr 25, 2010  |  No Comment


In Your Wounds
Tenpa Gashi  |  Sunday, Apr 25, 2010  |  No Comment

In your wounds, I shall leave
The best of my dreams,
All my hopes and good intentions
Shall be right there beside them.
When you cry – as you shall,
All alone in the night,
Clutching the cold pillow
In the middle …

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 …