Why Tibet is boiling over

While there is little doubt that the Tibetans are aware of the Beijing Olympics, and the potential impact of their demonstrations in an Olympic year, a closer look at their uprising shows that most of their protests were spontaneous, often in reaction to repressive Chinese measures, and usually had their roots in a vast array of local issues, including environmental, economic and demographic grievances. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Louise Franco - Mar 21, 2008 - 5:25 AM PDT
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Edited by: Kaizar Campwala - Mar 21, 2008 - 8:23 AM PDT

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