blogs

Enjoy a large variety of incisive and original opinions and analysis on Tibet’s political affairs, society, culture and arts.

book & film reviews

Original reviews of books, magazines, films and music relevant to Tibet’s struggle for independence.

cinema ’59

Discuss and organize screenings of films of freedom struggle and national liberation, and propose specific titles that inspire you.

news & events

Find out about past and forthcoming events, demonstrations, actions and conferences around the world.

videos & photos

Check the latest videos from a number of sharing websites and photos collections on Tibet’s struggle for independence.

A Celebration of Lies
Jamyang Norbu  |  Aug 24, 2008  |  No Comment
A Celebration of Lies

As the Beijing Olympics comes to a close there are probably not many people on this planet who have not heard, read about, or witnessed the series of lies, deceptions, scams, manipulations, control-operations, and cruelties …

Arja Rinpoche talks to RFA on Olympics and Tibet
Web Chowkidar  |  Aug 22, 2008  |  No Comment
Arja Rinpoche talks to RFA on Olympics and Tibet

Part 2 | Part 3

‘Free Tibet’ LED Banner in Beijing
Web Chowkidar  |  Aug 20, 2008  |  No Comment
‘Free Tibet’ LED Banner in Beijing

Pro-Tibet activists put up an LED Banner saying ‘Free Tibet’ in Beijing during the Olympic Games.
Originally posted by FT08tv on Blip.tv.

Discussing Tibet, Without the BS
Jamyang Norbu  |  Aug 12, 2008  |  No Comment
Discussing Tibet, Without the BS

China’s Tibet? Autonomy or Assimilation
Warren W. Smith Jr.
Rowman and Littlefield. 313pp
For a book dealing with Sino-Tibetan relations Warren Smith’s new work takes an unusual standpoint. It refuses to assume the currently fashionable “a plague on …

Jamyang Norbu Speaks
Web Chowkidar  |  Aug 2, 2008  |  No Comment
Jamyang Norbu Speaks

Jamyang Norbu, the uncompromising Tibetan intellectual and activist speaks to Tibetans in Toronto on subject of Tibet issue.
Originally posted by Tashi on Blip.tv.

SFT Declares Olympics Victory in Beijing
Students for a Free Tibet  |  Aug 1, 2008  |  No Comment
SFT Declares Olympics Victory in Beijing

From the moment the International Olympic Committee (IOC) awarded China the Olympics in 2001, Students for a Free Tibet (SFT) has worked to ensure that Tibet would be a pressing global issue during the Beijing …

Black Annals
Goldstein & The Negation Of Tibetan History (Part II)
Jamyang Norbu  |  Jul 27, 2008  |  No Comment
Black Annals

Revolutionary Movements
In Marxist inspired narratives of feudal (or capitalist) states collapsing of their inherent contradictions, there should fittingly be a role for a revolutionary movement and perhaps even a revolutionary hero. Goldstein provides us a …

Tibet poet speaks out
Web Chowkidar  |  Jul 24, 2008  |  No Comment
Tibet poet speaks out

[AlJazeera] With Beijing in the world spotlight for the Olympic games, China is leaving no stone unturned to ensure things run smoothly.
Only days out from the opening of the games, one woman has dared to …

Black Annals
Goldstein & The Negation Of Tibetan History (Part I)
Jamyang Norbu  |  Jul 19, 2008  |  No Comment
Black Annals

When Oscar Wilde declared that “the one duty we owe to history is to rewrite it”, he was probably attempting to provoke — épater les bourgeois, as the French might say. Wilde lived in an …

Running-Dog Propagandists
Jamyang Norbu  |  Jul 13, 2008  |  No Comment
Running-Dog Propagandists

In response to my recent piece Barefoot Experts some readers wrote in to say that Tibetans should not fritter away their energy picking on experts and journalists in the West but should focus on countering …