China & Tibet Web Sites
12bet手机版首页 The Office of Tibet, in London, is an official agency of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Established in 1981, its main functions are to create a better understanding of the situation in Tibet and to draw the attention of world public opinion to the plight of the Tibetan people and the functioning of the exiled Tibetan government.
This FRONTLINE companion site examines Hollywood efforts on behalf of the Dalai Lama and provides a useful overview of Tibetan history.
12bet手机版首页 The Amnesty report summarizes: “There was progress towards reform in some areas, but this failed to have a significant impact on serious and widespread human rights violations perpetrated across the country.”
Students for a Free Tibet promotes education, grassroots organizing, and non-violent direct action to campaign for Tibetans’ fundamental right to political freedom.
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12bet手机版首页 A WebQuest Activity: “An international news agency is doing a special on ‘The Tibet Question’. They will be interviewing members of the Tibetan groups, the Chinese and US government officials, representatives of human rights organizations and Chinese scholars. You will be assigned to one of these groups in preparation for this news special.”
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12bet手机版首页 From CNN Student News. Based on a 2001 interview of Dalai Lama.
12bet手机版首页 In this CNN lesson plan from 2000, students examine and evaluate the state of human rights in China and the United States.