Author: Sophie Beach

Sophie Beach lives in Berkeley, California. She previously served as senior research associate for Asia at the Committee to Protect Journalists, a New York-based press freedom organization. She received her master's degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Her writing about China has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the South China Morning Post, The Nation magazine, and other publications.
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18-Year-Old Monk Self-Immolates

An 18-year-old monk in Aba (Ngaba), Sichuan killed himself in a self-immolation protest on Saturday, according to media reports and exile groups. From South China Morning Post: Kunchok Sonam, 18, carried out the protest on Saturday outside a monastery in Aba prefecture, Radio Free Asia said in a report that cited residents in the area. Sonam shouted slogans “crying for Tibetan

July 21, 2013 9:15 PM

Photo: Selling attitude, Xingping, Guangxi, by Vern Fong

Selling attitude, Xingping, Guangxi

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