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May 2013 Show

May 2013

China's cyber war and Lhasa facelift; Tenzin Jampa on growing up in a boarding school; Unexpected lobbyists in London; and photographer Tenzin Dakpa speaks about his work.

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Analysis

Special Report: China’s Cyber War <span class="amp">&</span> More

May 2013

More self immolations, a "facelift" for Lhasa and what China's cyber-hacking scandal means for you.

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Features

The Unexpected Lobbyists

May 2013

We meet some unexpected lobbyists on Tibet Lobby Day at the Houses of Parliament in the United Kingdom.

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From Where I Sit

Call for Submissions

June 2013

The Tibet Connection radio pro­gram is seek­ing fresh voices from young Tibetans for a new seg­ment enti­tled, From Where I Sit.

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Recent Posts

The Exile Files, Part 2: Strangers

The Exile Files, Part 2: Strangers

April 2012

How the mobile phone is dominating the way young Tibetan men and women connect

Special report: self-​​immolation in New Delhi

Special report: self-​​immolation in New Delhi

April 2012

A young Tibetan self-immolates during a public rally in New Delhi

Open Mind: A Skeptical Tour

Open Mind: A Skeptical Tour

April 2012

Trying to make sense of a traveling exhibition of Buddhist relics

Fiery protests continue

Fiery protests continue

February 2012

Cases of Tibetans sacrificing themselves in fiery protest are becoming more and more frequent

Open Mind: Behind bars — inside & out

Open Mind: Behind bars — inside <span class="amp">&</span> out

February 2012

A nun and prison activist talks about Buddhism behind bars

The Exile Files, Part I: Outlandish

The Exile Files, Part I:  Outlandish

February 2012

In our new series, a young Tibetan tries to make sense of sex, gender issues and relationships in his own community

Roll call of those who have self immolated in Tibet

Roll call of those who have self immolated in Tibet

February 2012

The men and women who have set themselves on fire in Tibet since February 2009.

Across Many Mountains

Across Many Mountains

December 2011

Sonam Brauen and daughter Yangzom Brauen discuss Across Many Mountains, Sonam's story of escape from Tibet.