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Make it a burning issue
Jamyang Norbu  |  Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012  |  One Comment
Make it a burning issue

Seventy Tibetans have, one after the other, in relentless and purposeful succession, set themselves on fire for the cause of their people’s freedom. If anything so heroic, selfless, spontaneous, non-instigated, and entirely non-violent* had happened …

Opinion: Tibetans make Gandhi proud
Tendor  |  Wednesday, Feb 10, 2010  |  No Comment

They might not be out marching on the streets, but Tibetans are quietly — and steadily — fighting for their rights.

Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment

1982, UK, Richard Attenborough.
Though the film takes a fair bit of license with history is hugely moving and absolutely inspiring. The thing I liked about the film was that it managed to show that Gandhi …

Non-Violence or Non-Action?
Some Gandhian Truths About the Tibetan Peace Movement
Jamyang Norbu  |  Monday, Sep 1, 1997  |  No Comment

In the tireless drive of the Dalai Lama and his admirers to promote the Tibetan struggle as a wholly non-violent affair conducted by a race of uniquely spiritual people (who would rather give up their …