Saturday, February 28, 2015

Prof. Carole McGranahan talk on Chushi Gangdrug Army

A hugely successful talk by anthropologist and historian Dr. Carole McGranahan at Jimmy's Italian Kitchen. Through a simple, human narrative, Dr. McGranahan talked about the story of the Chushi Gangdruk fighters - their hopes, fears, bravery and passion. Many in the audience were moved to tears by her talk. Gen Lhasang Tsering [...]

February 13: Tibetan Independence Day Celebrations

Every country marks significant historical dates in its founding as a nation. Regardless of its current political status, Tibet is no exception and Students for a Free Tibet has set aside 13 February as an important day to commemorate Tibet's independent past. In occupied countries, observing Independence Day is a [...]