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Guest Post: Jonathan Mirsky Reviews “Fire and Ice” By Jonathan Mingle

Guest Post: Jonathan Mirsky Reviews “Fire and Ice” By Jonathan Mingle

2 by / on 02/06/2015, 16:51 / in Book Reviews, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Jonathan Mirsky, a book review of “Fire and Ice: Soot, Solidarity, and Survival on the Roof of the World” by Jonathan Mingle, published in March 2015 by St. Martin’s Press.

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“Meltdown in Tibet” By Michael Buckley

“Meltdown in Tibet” By Michael Buckley

0 by / on 01/12/2014, 23:16 / in Reading List

Published in November 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan, “Meltdown in Tibet: China’s Reckless Destruction of Ecosystems from the Highlands of Tibet to the Delta of Asia” by Michael Buckley looks at accelerated climate change as well as the effects of Chinese damming and mining on Tibet.

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Guest Post: Jonathan Mirsky Reviews “Meltdown in Tibet” By Michael Buckley

Guest Post: Jonathan Mirsky Reviews “Meltdown in Tibet” By Michael Buckley

0 by / on 04/11/2014, 17:18 / in Book Reviews, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Jonathan Mirsky, a book review of “Meltdown in Tibet: China’s Reckless Destruction of Ecosystems from the Highlands of Tibet to the Delta of Asia” by Michael Buckley, to be published in November 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan.

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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, 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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“Black Tent Schools: How a Tibetan Environmentalist Puts Ecological Education into Practice, Part 1” By Woeser

“Black Tent Schools: How a Tibetan Environmentalist Puts Ecological Education into Practice, Part 1” By Woeser

0 by / on 11/06/2014, 17:06 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on August 15, 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 1,2013.

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Music Video: “The Call” By Sherten

Music Video: “The Call” By Sherten

0 by / on 06/11/2013, 22:43 / in Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a music video titled “The Call” by Sherten, one of the biggest pop stars in Tibet today. Sherten (full name: Sherab Tenzin) is from Golok in Amdo and was previously translated by High Peaks Pure Earth in 2010 when his song “The Sound of Unity” became very popular amongst Tibetans both inside and outside […]

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Chamdo: “If They Obstruct Mining, Monasteries Will be Closed and Villagers Arrested” By Woeser

Chamdo: “If They Obstruct Mining, Monasteries Will be Closed and Villagers Arrested” By Woeser

0 by / on 07/10/2013, 11:07 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on June 22, 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on June 24, 2013. The blogpost follows up on the previous article “Chamdo: Village and Monasteries are Covered in Five-Starred Red Flags”, an article that attracted attention from this Washington Post blog and […]

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“A Gyama Resident Talks About the Disaster Brought About by Mining Activities” By Woeser

“A Gyama Resident Talks About the Disaster Brought About by Mining Activities” By Woeser

0 by / on 02/09/2013, 17:33 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in May 2013 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 30, 2013. The post is a follow up to the last two articles on mining in the Gyama area of central Tibet, “Lhasa’s Mining Disaster Clearly Shows the Contamination of the […]

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“Lhasa’s Mining Disaster Clearly Shows the Contamination of the Water Supply Will Continue” By Woeser

“Lhasa’s Mining Disaster Clearly Shows the Contamination of the Water Supply Will Continue” By Woeser

0 by / on 12/08/2013, 15:46 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in April 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on April 30, 2013. The post is a follow up to the last article on mining in the Gyama area of central Tibet, “Was Lhasa’s Mining Disaster Caused By A ‘Natural Disaster’?”. To […]

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“Was Lhasa’s Mining Disaster Caused By A ‘Natural Disaster’?” By Woeser

“Was Lhasa’s Mining Disaster Caused By A ‘Natural Disaster’?” By Woeser

0 by / on 06/08/2013, 11:31 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on April 2, 2013 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on April 4, 2013. The post focuses on mining in the Gyama area of central Tibet and is a direct follow-up to the March 30, 2013 post on her blog. Subsequently, Woeser […]

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