In the New York Times, Brook Larmer looks at Chinese businesses and immigrants in Namibia to...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 4, 2014
AFP reports that, according to a representative, the Dalai Lama's visa application to South Africa...
by Natalie Ornell | Dec 8, 2013
News 24 reports that the Dalai Lama will not attend fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson...
by Josh Rudolph | Mar 21, 2013
Xi Jinping's first overseas tour as China's president is set to commence this weekend. After a stop in Russia, President Xi will travel to Africa - a continent where Beijing's influence is a subject of much debate - to visit...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 4, 2012
Documentary series Dispatches reported this week on Chinese pressure to prevent national and local officials from meeting with the Dalai Lama (British I.P. address required) during his visit to Britain earlier this year. The...
by Samuel Wade | May 16, 2012
Following a series of damaging stories this year, notably the ousting of Bo Xilai and escape of Chen Guangcheng, The Atlantic's Damien Ma argues that "for all the financial muscle thrown behind shaping its global image, Beijing...
by Melissa M. Chan | Oct 8, 2011
The Dalai Lama criticized China's censorship while video chatting with Desmond Tutu amid claims that China prevented him from traveling to South Africa. Al Jazeera reports: The Dalai Lama has slammed censorship in China as...
by Samuel Wade | Oct 8, 2011
The Associated Press reports that two former monks set themselves on fire on Friday in protest at Chinese policy towards Kirti monastery, following another such incident on Monday: The two former monks, 18-year-old Thongan and...
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