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“Tibetan Buddhism Designed by the CCP” By Woeser

“Tibetan Buddhism Designed by the CCP” By Woeser

0 by / on 18/08/2014, 18:34 / in Comment, New, Woeser

The photo shows Drepung Monastery, one of Lhasa’s three main monasteries. After the protests of March 2008, hundreds of monks were expelled, many residences were closed down and sealed.   High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in January 2014 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on January 23, 2014.

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“A Short Introduction to Chinese Human Rights Lawyers who Defend Tibetan Rights” By Woeser (2 Part Essay)

“A Short Introduction to Chinese Human Rights Lawyers who Defend Tibetan Rights” By Woeser (2 Part Essay)

1 by / on 12/08/2014, 15:47 / in New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated two blogposts by Woeser written on December 17 and 25, 2013, for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog in two parts on December 29 and December 31, 2013.

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“People from Chongqing Open a Cultural Revolution Themed Hotpot Restaurant in Lhasa” By Woeser

“People from Chongqing Open a Cultural Revolution Themed Hotpot Restaurant in Lhasa” By Woeser

4 by / on 08/08/2014, 11:35 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on November 13, 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on December 3, 2013.

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“Freedom is Precious” By Woeser

“Freedom is Precious” By Woeser

0 by / on 30/07/2014, 18:20 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on November 4, 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 24, 2013.

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“Discussing the Reasons why Tibetans are Destroying their Knives and other Weapons” By Woeser

“Discussing the Reasons why Tibetans are Destroying their Knives and other Weapons” By Woeser

0 by / on 24/07/2014, 18:12 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on their website on November 24, 2013. In this post about resistance and non-violence, Woeser starts by quoting Tibetologist Charlene Makley and her full essay “The Political Lives of Dead Bodies” can be found online here: http://culanth.org/fieldsights/95-the-political-lives-of-dead-bodies Woeser uses this post to think […]

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“An Overview of the CCP’s Religious Policies in Tibetan Areas” By Woeser

“An Overview of the CCP’s Religious Policies in Tibetan Areas” By Woeser

2 by / on 15/07/2014, 11:56 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written between October and November 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 16, 2013.

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“Remembering the Publication of my Book ‘Chronology and Accounts of Tibetan Self-Immolations’ in Taiwan” By Woeser

“Remembering the Publication of my Book ‘Chronology and Accounts of Tibetan Self-Immolations’ in Taiwan” By Woeser

0 by / on 10/07/2014, 14:09 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on September 22, 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 8, 2013.

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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 New, 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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“Pasture Paradise: The Dream of a Tibetan Environmentalist, Part 2″ By Woeser

“Pasture Paradise: The Dream of a Tibetan Environmentalist, Part 2″ By Woeser

0 by / on 02/07/2014, 14:25 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on August 16, 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 3,2013.

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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 New, 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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