Tag Archives: Tibetan Cause

  • Exile Tibetans mourn death of political prisoner Kunchok Jinpa

    Tibetans in McLeod Ganj held a candlelight vigil to mourn the death of Tibetan Kunchok Jinpa, from Driru in eastern Tibet, who had been sentenced to 21 years' imprisonment for a peaceful protest against a Chinese forced flag-raising campaig ...

  • Exile Tibetans mourn teenager’s death in Kardze

    Exile Tibetans in McLeod Ganj marched in a candlelight vigil to mourn and protest the death of 19-year-old Tibetan monk Tenzin Nyima in Tibet after being severely beaten and tortured for a peaceful protest against Chinese rule in Tibet. ...

  • Dalai Lama congratulates US President Joe Biden

    Congratulating Joe Biden for assuming office as the new US President, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama expressed gratitude for his support for Tibet, and appreciated him for rejoining the Paris climate accord. ...

  • Art for human rights exhibition held in Taiwan

    An art exhibition from a group of artists raising awareness about human rights issues was held in Taiwan for two weeks last month. Titled "Inside the Outsider", the exhibition brings awareness about human rights issues through art. ...

  • Trump signs Tibetan Policy and Support Act amid Chinese outcry

    US President Donald Trump has signed into law a bill that further bolsters US support for the Tibetan people's quest for autonomy through dialogue with the Chinese government. ...

  • Yangchen Nangpa Thondup Tsering: A chithue candidate who walks the talk

    As a Tibetan-American living in North America, I want my Chithue candidate to be a mission-driven leader who instills a passion for Tibetan identity and the Tibet cause through zealous advocacy and activism. ...

  • US Senate passes Tibet bill in show of support

    The Tibetan Policy and Support Act of 2020 is an upgrade of the Tibet Policy Act of 2002, addressing the fundamental rights of the Tibetan people, including human rights, environmental protection, religious freedom, and democracy. ...

  • Tibetan techie recognised for excellence in making change

    Tibetan cybersecurity expert Lobsang Sither has been recognised as one of the 'Changemakers of Tomorrow' for working to build a brighter future, among 32 people shortlisted for this year's award, by UK-based Wired Magazine. ...

  • Lobsang Sangay’s legacy: Big talk, lies, favouritism
  • US Presidents: Meeting the Dalai Lama, and statements on Tibet

    Since the first meeting of US President George HW Bush with the Dalai Lama in 1991, presidents Bill Clinton, George W Bush, and Barack Obama have met with the Dalai Lama on a number of occasions to show their support for the Tibetan cause. ...