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China Says Dalai Lama 'Profanes' Buddhism By Doubting His Reincarnation

Reuters | Ben Blanchard | Posted 05.09.2015 | Religion

Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is profaning Buddhism by suggesting that he will not be reincarnated when he dies, the Chinese-appoint...

China's Campaign To Silence The Dalai Lama

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Ben Blanchard BEIJING, Nov 2 (Reuters) - China aims to stamp out the voice of exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama in his...

China, Mo Yan and the Nobel: Truth and Consequences

Susan D. Blum | Posted 02.12.2013 | World
Susan D. Blum

Censorship in China is widely known and lamented. Chinese literature has a long history of what Emily Dickinson's poem alluded to: Tell all the Truth but tell it slant. It's possible that Mo Yan chooses "not to speak" about the political situation directly, but to tell it slant.