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“My Friend is Innocent. Return Him!” More from Netizens on Detained Writer Shokjang

“My Friend is Innocent. Return Him!” More from Netizens on Detained Writer Shokjang

0 by / on 09/04/2015, 23:30 / in Comment, New, News

  High Peaks Pure Earth has translated two more posts from social media related to the detention of Tibetan intellectual, writer and blogger Shokjang (aka Druklo), who was detained on March 19, 2015.

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Tashi Rabten Remembers Detained Writer Shokjang

Tashi Rabten Remembers Detained Writer Shokjang

0 by / on 09/04/2015, 01:01 / in Comment, New, News

  High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a post from April 6, 2015, about Tibetan intellectual, writer and blogger Shokjang (aka Druklo), who was detained last month and whose whereabouts are currently unknown. 

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The Most-Read Postings on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2014

The Most-Read Postings on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2014

0 by / on 01/01/2015, 16:04 / in News

  A Happy New Year to all High Peaks Pure Earth readers! 2014 was the sixth full year of translations and blog postings on High Peaks Pure Earth, thank you all for reading, commenting, supporting, sharing and getting in touch.

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A List of Tibetan “Firsts”

A List of Tibetan “Firsts”

7 by / on 30/12/2014, 18:17 / in News

Ending the year on a lighter note, High Peaks Pure Earth presents this English translation of an interesting Chinese language post that has been circulating on social media and apps such as WeChat recently.

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“A Brief Announcement from China Tibet Online” By Tibetan Journalists

“A Brief Announcement from China Tibet Online” By Tibetan Journalists

0 by / on 18/09/2014, 08:23 / in Comment, News

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a rather bold and surprising statement made by a collective of Tibetan journalists online earlier this month.

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Woeser and Wang Lixiong Under House Arrest in Beijing

Woeser and Wang Lixiong Under House Arrest in Beijing

2 by / on 09/07/2014, 01:29 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth is grateful to scholar Elliot Sperling for his quick translation of a Facebook post by Woeser of July 8, 2014, documenting the circumstances behind her and her husband Wang Lixiong’s house arrest in Beijing.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2014 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2014 Reading List

5 by / on 08/07/2014, 01:10 / in News, Reading list

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2014 Reading List – books on all aspects of Tibet!

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“The Cross-Provincial Arrest of Khenpo Karma Tsewang from Nangchen” By Woeser

“The Cross-Provincial Arrest of Khenpo Karma Tsewang from Nangchen” By Woeser

1 by / on 13/06/2014, 13:02 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in December 2013 and January 2014 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on January 8, 2014.

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“A Few Proposed Suggestions on Education” By Jigme Gyaltsen

“A Few Proposed Suggestions on Education” By Jigme Gyaltsen

0 by / on 21/02/2014, 10:20 / in Comment, News

On International Mother Language Day 2014 today, High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a blogpost that provides a good summary of a speech on education in Tibet by Jigme Gyaltsen. The opinions were posted to a Tibetan language blog on January 24, 2014.

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“Paying Respect to Dhondup Wangchen and Golog Jigme” By Woeser

“Paying Respect to Dhondup Wangchen and Golog Jigme” By Woeser

0 by / on 10/12/2013, 14:45 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on December 1, 2013 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on December 10, 2013. The blogpost is about Tibetan filmmakers Dhondup Wangchen and Golog Jigme, both of whom Woeser has written about before. Dhondup Wangchen is currently serving the final year of […]

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