10/25/2010 10:02 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dalai Lama: 50 Million People Displaced Around The World

"Exile is strangely compelling to think about but terrible to experience," the late Palestinian scholar Edward Said once wrote. "It is the unhealable rift forced between a human being and a native place, between the self and its true home: its essential sadness can never be surmounted."

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