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Lhasa: A New “Area of Racial Segregation” By Woeser

Lhasa: A New “Area of Racial Segregation” By Woeser

0 by / on 13/09/2012, 23:42 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on June 20, 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on July 1, 2012. This is the third article by Woeser to focus on Lhasa in the aftermath of the self-immolations there by two Tibetans from Amdo on May 27, 2012. See […]

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“CCTV’s Explanation for the Tibetan Self-Immolations” By Woeser

“CCTV’s Explanation for the Tibetan Self-Immolations” By Woeser

6 by / on 18/07/2012, 14:44 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on May 31, 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on June 9, 2012. In this post, Woeser discusses a documentary made and broadcast by Chinese state media about the Tibetan self-immolations. The link to the Chinese language version on YouTube is http://youtu.be/bo3sCuwkcak The […]

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How Did A Christian Win A Religious Lawsuit? (Part 2) By Woeser

How Did A Christian Win A Religious Lawsuit? (Part 2) By Woeser

1 by / on 04/07/2012, 03:54 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated the second part of a blogpost by Woeser written in April 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on May 2, 2012. The translation of the first part of this post was published two days ago, to read it, follow this link: http://highpeakspureearth.com/2012/how-did-a-christian-win-a-religious-lawsuit-part-1-by-woeser/ How Did A Christian Win […]

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How Did A Christian Win A Religious Lawsuit? (Part 1) By Woeser

How Did A Christian Win A Religious Lawsuit? (Part 1) By Woeser

1 by / on 02/07/2012, 12:33 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in April 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on May 2, 2012. The blogpost talks about a successful legal case against the Lhasa Public Security Bureau brought forward by Chinese Christian Song Xinkuan. At the same time, Woeser points out unsuccessful attempts […]

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A Tibetan Blogger Accuses Qinghai Tibetan Language TV of Broadcasting “Lies”

A Tibetan Blogger Accuses Qinghai Tibetan Language TV of Broadcasting “Lies”

0 by / on 29/06/2012, 11:33 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost written by a Tibetan blogger and posted on their blog on April 5, 2012. The blogger is writing about Qinghai Tibetan Language Broadcasting (TV) in Tso Ngon, a major region of Amdo. This blogger brings up two main issues in this post. Firstly, health and safety issues in hospitals are clearly of major […]

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“Actually, Telling Lies Requires Courage” By Woeser

“Actually, Telling Lies Requires Courage” By Woeser

0 by / on 21/06/2012, 08:16 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on April 5, 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on April 17, 2012. March is a sensitive month for Tibetans because it is full of days that mark important and emotional historical changes since March 10, 1959. March is also a […]

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“The Light of Freedom Illuminates the Land of Hope” By Woeser

“The Light of Freedom Illuminates the Land of Hope” By Woeser

9 by / on 01/05/2012, 12:32 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on March 28, 2012 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her own blog on April 2, 2012. The post highlights one Chinese lawyer, Tang Jingling, and his concern for Tibet and a poem written in tribute to the Tibetans who have self-immolated. Tang Jingling was […]

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“Lhasa is Being Ruined By Various Gluttonous Ghosts” By Woeser

“Lhasa is Being Ruined By Various Gluttonous Ghosts” By Woeser

7 by / on 18/04/2012, 12:29 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on November 15, 2011 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on November 18, 2011. Lhasa is a subject matter that has been both a source of inspiration and a matter of deep concern for Woeser, as this post demonstrates. “Lhasa is Being […]

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A Tibetan Blogger Shares Her Views on Tibetan Restaurants

A Tibetan Blogger Shares Her Views on Tibetan Restaurants

1 by / on 05/04/2012, 15:04 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by a female Tibetan blogger that was posted on her AmdoTibet blog on December 19, 2011.  Here at High Peaks Pure Earth we love food and all things food-related, today’s blogpost reminded us about the article about Tibetan identity assertion through food that we published last year. This blogpost continues the themes we […]

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“Breaking out of Tibet’s Predicament Should Start from Village Autonomy” By Woeser

“Breaking out of Tibet’s Predicament Should Start from Village Autonomy” By Woeser

0 by / on 02/04/2012, 13:59 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on January 15, 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on March 27, 2012. This post is a follow up to last week’s “How Do We Get Out of This Predicament?”. At the time of Woeser’s post, exile Tibetan Jamphel Yeshi had self-immolated […]

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