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“Blossoming Broken Flowers”: New Publication Produced in Partnership with Tibet Relief Fund of the UK

“Blossoming Broken Flowers”: New Publication Produced in Partnership with Tibet Relief Fund of the UK

0 by / on 29/08/2019, 11:55 / in Latest, News

High Peaks Pure Earth is proud to present a new publication titled “Blossoming Broken Flowers: Selected Writings from High Peaks Pure Earth” which has been produced in partnership with the UK charity Tibet Relief Fund.

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Ten Years of High Peaks Pure Earth Celebrated at Columbia University, New York

Ten Years of High Peaks Pure Earth Celebrated at Columbia University, New York

0 by / on 25/04/2019, 06:57 / in Comment, Latest, News

On April 8, 2019, an event was held at Columbia University, New York, to mark the tenth anniversary of this website High Peaks Pure Earth. We’d like to thank all those who attended and have given help, support and encouragement to us over the years.

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The Most-Read Posts on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2018

The Most-Read Posts on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2018

0 by / on 01/01/2019, 20:14 / in Latest, News, Woeser

A Happy New Year to all High Peaks Pure Earth readers! 2018 was a great year of translations, music videos and guest posts on High Peaks Pure Earth, thank you all for reading, submitting, commenting, supporting, sharing and getting in touch.

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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, 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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