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Tibet Enters into the Era of Facial Recognition ATMs

Tibet Enters into the Era of Facial Recognition ATMs

2 by / on 08/03/2018, 17:06 / in Comment, Latest, News

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article from WeChat posted on December 29, 2017, about new facial recognition ATMs in Tibet.

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Social Media Responses to 4G Services Coming to Lhasa

Social Media Responses to 4G Services Coming to Lhasa

0 by / on 10/01/2018, 15:28 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a few responses by Tibetans on social media platforms to the arrival of functioning 4G in Lhasa at the end of last year.

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The Most-Read Posts on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2017

The Most-Read Posts on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2017

0 by / on 31/12/2017, 16:55 / in News

A Happy New Year to all High Peaks Pure Earth readers! 2017 was a great year of translations and posts on High Peaks Pure Earth, thank you all for reading, commenting, supporting, sharing and getting in touch.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Readers’ Survey – Please Take Part!

High Peaks Pure Earth Readers’ Survey – Please Take Part!

0 by / on 22/03/2017, 16:07 / in News

18 April, 2017 The survey has now closed, thank you to everyone who took part!

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Tibetans Online Raising Legal Awareness: “Legally Issued Passports Can’t Be Confiscated”

Tibetans Online Raising Legal Awareness: “Legally Issued Passports Can’t Be Confiscated”

0 by / on 23/11/2016, 16:13 / in Comment, News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated two posts circulating amongst Tibetans on WeChat recently. Both posts are about the confiscation of passports belonging to Tibetans in Qinghai Province, despite the passports being acquired legally and the validity being for ten years.

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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

1 by / on 09/04/2015, 23:30 / in Comment, 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

1 by / on 09/04/2015, 01:01 / in Comment, 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”

8 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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