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China Warns Against Obama-Dalai Lama Meeting
February 04, 2015
China Warns Against Obama-Dalai Lama Meeting
Reports that Obama and the Dalai Lama will both attend the National Prayer Breakfast in DC have Beijing up in arms.
China Warns Against Obama-Dalai Lama Meeting
In War on Terror, China Takes Aim at Tibet
February 03, 2015
In War on Terror, China Takes Aim at Tibet
China's broad definition of terrorism includes following the teachings of the Dalai Lama.
In War on Terror, China Takes Aim at Tibet
Dalai Lama in Informal Talks for Visit to China
October 04, 2014
Dalai Lama in Informal Talks for Visit to China
Plus, China's 65th birthday, the U.S. & the Senkaku dispute, and Taiwan's role in the fight against ISIS. Friday links.
Dalai Lama in Informal Talks for Visit to China
South Africa Nobel Summit Suspended Over Dalai Lama Exclusion
October 03, 2014
South Africa Nobel Summit Suspended Over Dalai Lama Exclusion
The 2014 World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates will no longer be held in Cape Town.
South Africa Nobel Summit Suspended Over Dalai Lama Exclusion
A Return to Tibet for the Dalai Lama?
September 29, 2014
A Return to Tibet for the Dalai Lama?
Rumors are once again circulating of a possible return for Tibet’s spiritual leader.
A Return to Tibet for the Dalai Lama?
Nobel Laureates Decry Dalai Lama Visa Denial
September 25, 2014
Nobel Laureates Decry Dalai Lama Visa Denial
4 Nobel Laureates will boycott an upcoming summit in Cape Town to protest the exclusion of the Dalai Lama.
Nobel Laureates Decry Dalai Lama Visa Denial
The Dalai Lama and the Politics of Reincarnation
September 22, 2014
The Dalai Lama and the Politics of Reincarnation
The Dalai Lama suggests he’ll be the last of his line, and in doing so challenges Chinese imperialism.
The Dalai Lama and the Politics of Reincarnation
Stephen Colbert: ‘I Will be the 15th Dalai Lama’
September 13, 2014
Stephen Colbert: ‘I Will be the 15th Dalai Lama’
The host of "The Colbert Report" wants to be Tibetan Buddhists’ next religious leader.
Stephen Colbert: ‘I Will be the 15th Dalai Lama’
South Africa Prevents Dalai Lama From Attending Nobel Peace Summit
September 06, 2014
South Africa Prevents Dalai Lama From Attending Nobel Peace Summit
Amidst growing ties with China, South Africa reportedly denied the Dalai Lama a visa.
South Africa Prevents Dalai Lama From Attending Nobel Peace Summit
Modi’s Course Correction on Pakistan: Lessons from China’s Tibet Policy
August 27, 2014
Modi’s Course Correction on Pakistan: Lessons from China’s Tibet Policy
Separating Kashmir from Pakistani relations could help solve India’s sovereignty problem.
Modi’s Course Correction on Pakistan: Lessons from China’s Tibet Policy
Interview: Lobsang Sangay
April 07, 2014
Interview: Lobsang Sangay
The Diplomat speaks with the prime minister of Tibetans in exile.
Interview: Lobsang Sangay
In a Sensitive Month, China Touts Progress in Tibet
March 14, 2014
In a Sensitive Month, China Touts Progress in Tibet
In move to sway international opinion, Beijing releases development figures and surging tourist numbers.
In a Sensitive Month, China Touts Progress in Tibet
Obama, Xi, and the Dalai Lama: How to Address the Tibet Issue
March 04, 2014
Obama, Xi, and the Dalai Lama: How to Address the Tibet Issue
Obama's meeting with the Dalai Lama won't solve the intractable problems in Tibet. Creative solutions are needed.
Obama, Xi, and the Dalai Lama: How to Address the Tibet Issue
Obama Walks Tightrope With Dalai Lama Meeting
February 22, 2014
Obama Walks Tightrope With Dalai Lama Meeting
Obama did just enough to avoid retaliation by Beijing for his meeting with the Dalai Lama.
Obama Walks Tightrope With Dalai Lama Meeting
China Finds the Lost Kingdom
September 24, 2013
China Finds the Lost Kingdom
Some of the last vestiges of traditional Tibetan culture are under threat as Nepal’s Mustang region opens to the world.
China Finds the Lost Kingdom
Potala Palace: Tibet’s Towering Spiritual Sanctum
September 24, 2013
Potala Palace: Tibet’s Towering Spiritual Sanctum
The Potala Palace remains a powerful symbol of Tibet, despite decades of cultural and political change.
Potala Palace: Tibet’s Towering Spiritual Sanctum
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