Today in the city Tifton 23.04.2017
Reports: Tibetan monk sets himself on fire in western China

BEIJING (AP) — A Tibetan Buddhist monk set himself on fire in western China in an apparent protest against Beijing's rule, a monitoring group and a U.S. government-backed radio station said.


Librarians Across America Are Using Their Powers For Political Good

When he was coming out in college, Martin Garnar found solace in his campus library, where he read affirming stories about and by LGBTQ people. “I knew I wasn’t alone,” he told The H...


Websites, please stop trying to shame me for not subscribing to your annoying marketing emails

We all know by now that the internet contains all sorts of bad things, ranging from the truly, truly wretched to really not advised to kind of irritating to absolutely infuriating. And within that con...


China Says Dalai Lama 'Provokes' With Visit to Disputed Border With India

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Wednesday denounced in the strongest terms yet a visit by the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to a disputed...


Dalai Lama Hints At Rebirth As A Woman Outside China's Influence

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What An April Fools’ Day Prank Says About The Love And Hate Between China, India And Pakistan

Yuan Zeng, City University of Hong Kong April Fools’ Day is the best occasion for fake news. Even with the whole world haunted by the flood of “alternative facts,” the media still ma...


China Denounces India Hosting Dalai Lama in Disputed Region

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Wednesday that India's decision to host Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on a contested stretch of land on...


When A Black T-Shirt About Whitewashing Is Worth A Thousand Words

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Tibetan Lama gives up monkhood for marriage and people love it

Love conquers all.  Thaye Dorje, the 33-year-old leader of Karma Kagyu, one of the four major schools of Tibetan Buddhism, has abandoned monkhood to marry his old friend.  While he will now...


Tibetan women's soccer players denied US visas for Texas tournament

US embassy officials in Delhi told 15 players they ‘don’t have strong reasons to go to Dallas’, raising questions about Trump’s policy toward the contested regionFifteen players of a Tibetan women’s s...


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