Image: cafebabylon The sight of body-armoured thugs raising batons against peaceful protest has become a depressingly familiar scene, events in Catalonia a vicious replay of the state suppressing the democratic will of a people. In the case of the Catalans, a just and rightful desire for national freedom is being forcefully denied by an authority […]Read More Freedom Cannot Be Beaten From The Hearts Of Catalonia Or Tibet
What you may ask gives legitimacy to the demands of Tibetans inside occupied Tibet for independence? That Tibet enjoyed prior to invasion by China in 1950 national governance and freedom? Or is it based upon the fact that Tibetans are a distinct people, with a unique culture, language and history? Could […]Read More So, Why Are Tibetans Right To Demand Independence For Tibet?
Reports have broken that on February 29, 2016 a Tibetan monk, named as Kalsang Wangdu self-immolated in Kardze, Kham region of occupied Tibet. Engulfed in flames he is reported to have demanded complete independence for Tibet before being fatally consumed in the blaze. Image:via @lhasa_bhu1985Read More Another Tibetan Burns To Remind The World That Tibet Demands Independence
“One of the most important treaties between the Tibetan Empire and the Chinese Empire dates back to AD 821-822. The text, carved in Tibetan and Chinese on a stone pillar near the Jokhang temple in Lhasa states that “Great Tibet” and “Great China” would act towards each other with respect, friendship and equality.” Words & […]Read More Truth Of Tibet’s Independence Written In Stone
Never fails to amaze, inspire and encourage to see the messages of interest, and friendship the Blog receives in support of Tibet, its people and cause for independence. Thanks to everyone who email and post comments, its awesome to have your input. Take the following just received from Shane Well Shane thank you so much, […]Read More Babyboomers Learned About Tibet’s Nationhood
Image:graphic by @tibettruth via original photo from mogru tenpa In an interview in today’s Times of India the political leader of the exiled Tibetan Administration, Doctor Lobsang Sangay, when asked if he did not wish to break with China offered the following response: “We are not challenging China’s sovereignty or territorial integrity. We seek genuine […]Read More Solidarity With What Exactly?