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Tibetan Exile

Writer Uses His Art to Fight for Tibetan Independence

Sophia Slater | Posted 02.11.2014 | Teen
Sophia Slater

With his red bandana, round glasses, and shoulder-length hair, activist, poet, and writer Tenzin Tsundue is often referred to as the "Tibetan Johnny Depp." He's one of the most recognizable faces in the Tibetan freedom movement, staging bold protests against the Chinese government.

'Tibet in Song': Exploring What the Chinese Occupation Has Meant for Buddhism

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Stanton Peele

What are the similarities between Hume's attitude toward Buddhism and the Chinese eradication of Tibetan culture? Both seek to impose their own belief systems on a minority or subservient culture and religion.