At The New York Times, Edward Wong reports on this year’s government run horse festival in...
by Anne Henochowicz | Jun 13, 2014
This is the final post in a four-part series. Read Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3. In the summer of...
by Anne Henochowicz | Jun 6, 2014
This is part three of a four-part series. Read Part 1 and Part 2 here. In the summer of 2010,...
by Anne Henochowicz | May 17, 2014
In the summer of 2010, writer and filmmaker Tang Danhong and the young Tibetan translator Sangjey...
by Samuel Wade | Sep 8, 2013
Amid frequent bad news about wildlife issues in and involving China, LiveScience’s Tia Ghose...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 10, 2013
An article by a Central Party School scholar and reports of experimental concessions in some Tibetan areas have recently given rise to hopes that China might adopt a softer line towards the Dalai Lama. But after police allegedly...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 1, 2013
Reports of a relaxation of anti-Dalai Lama policies in Sichuan, Qinghai and even the Tibetan Autonomous Region surfaced last week, only to be swiftly denied by both government and monastery officials. Tibetan writer Woeser added...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 26, 2013
Tantalizing signs have recently emerged of possible change in China’s Tibet policy: arguments by a Central Party School scholar, a visit to Tibet this week by U.S. ambassador Gary Locke, and reports that strictly religious...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 8, 2013
While some Christian missionaries in China aim to fill spaces left by the suppression of traditional values and decline of Maoism, others work to convert members of already beleaguered minority cultures such as Tibetan Buddhism....
by Samuel Wade | Dec 27, 2012
Authorities in Qinghai are increasing patrols, confiscating TVs, dismantling satellite dishes and tightening travel restrictions in Tibetan areas in response to recent self-immolations and general unrest. From Brian Spegele at...
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