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Beijing 2022: Boycott is the Only Option
April 8, 2021May 26, 2021
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Beijing 2022: Boycott is the Only Option

We are Uyghur and Tibetan activists. We call on the United States, Canada and like-minded countries to coordinate a global boycott of the 2022 Olympics in China. By Zumretay Arkin and Lhadon Tethong Article link: https://zumretay.medium.com/beijing-2022-boycott-is-the-only-option-23de017b579b A movement calling for a boycott of the 2022 Beijing Olympics is gaining momentum. State Department officials have recently...

Beijing 2022: Boycott is the Only Option
April 8, 2021April 8, 2021
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Beijing 2022: Boycott is the Only Option

We are Uyghur and Tibetan activists. We call on the United States, Canada and like-minded countries to coordinate a global boycott of the 2022 Olympics in China. By Zumretay Arkin and Lhadon Tethong A movement calling for a boycott of the 2022 Beijing Olympics is gaining momentum. State Department officials have recently denied reports that...

Opinion: Anti-China is not anti-Asian
April 7, 2021April 7, 2021
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Opinion: Anti-China is not anti-Asian

The Atlanta-area spa shootings — in which a White gunman allegedly slaughtered eight people, including six Asian women — have propelled the subject of anti-Asian violence to the center of the national conversation. For first-generation Asian Americans such as myself, who never begrudged our collective invisibility so long as our personal security was assured, it is profoundly...

Tibet: The Final Solution?
February 25, 2021February 25, 2021
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Tibet: The Final Solution?

In this episode of The Little Red Podcast Tibet Action’s Tenzin Dorjee joined author Barbara Demick and historian Benno Weiner to discuss alarming developments in China’s colonial strategies toward Tibet. They discuss Beijing’s three-front assault on Tibetan language, religion and way of life, the sharp rise in the general level of fear among ordinary people,...

Apple suppressing human rights critics, shareholders warn
December 18, 2020December 18, 2020
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Apple suppressing human rights critics, shareholders warn

For immediate release – Friday 18 December 2020 Apple suppressing human rights critics, shareholders warn Apple has failed to enact the human rights policy it introduced in August, and has suppressed a shareholder proposal raising human rights concerns, according to a coalition of shareholders, campaigners,and Tibetan, Uyghur,and Hongkonger human rights defenders.  The tech giant introduced...

TESTIMONY OF TENZIN DORJEE, TIBET ACTION INSTITUTE, BEFORE THE CONGRESSIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMISSION ON CHINA
September 30, 2020September 30, 2020
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TESTIMONY OF TENZIN DORJEE, TIBET ACTION INSTITUTE, BEFORE THE CONGRESSIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMISSION ON CHINA

Thank you Chairman McGovern, Co-chair Mr. Rubio, and members of the Commission for allowing me to testify on behalf of the Tibetan people. Over the course of seven decades, the Chinese government has waged an unrelenting campaign of violence and coercion aimed at eradicating the Tibetan people’s faith, identity, and way of life. As China...

Tibet TV: “China’s Weapons of Mass-Subjugation: Surveillance, Camps and Cultural Genocide” virtual side-event paralleling the 45th UNHRC Session
September 29, 2020October 8, 2020
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Tibet TV: “China’s Weapons of Mass-Subjugation: Surveillance, Camps and Cultural Genocide” virtual side-event paralleling the 45th UNHRC Session

Tibet Action Director, Lhadon Tethong, joined a panel with Southern Mongolian, Uyghur, and Chinese human rights activists hosted by The Tibet Bureau Geneva. “China’s Weapons of Mass-Subjugation: Surveillance, Camps and Cultural Genocide” was a virtual side-event at the 45th Session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. Full panel discussion:

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