Original Article: 邮票上的大美西藏 (Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD) To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Tibet Autonomous Region, in mid-July 2015, the
Original Article: 拉萨老城区地下管线综合工程完成近半 (Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD) Nowadays, walking around the ancient streets of Lhasa, people can feel that the Old Town Protection Project
Original Article: 西藏自治区团员人数近16万 团组织6700余个 (Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD) On the occasion of “May 4th” Youth Day, the students of the Lhasa Special Education School
Tibet is a thriving region of Western China, and maybe perceived as one of the greatest victories of the 1949 Socialist Revolution in China! Gone
The fact of the matter is that up until 1949, Tibet was a primitive and backward feudalistic society, run by a highly corrupt and oppressive priestly class that had developed a distorted version of Buddhism to justify their rule. Tibet could hardly have been a place of advanced technological culture when it practised the judicial punishment of scooping-out eyes with a spoon!
I was recently reading the social media page of a pro-Palestinian blogger (I believe posting from India). He stated that China supports Palestine but then displayed his ignorance by asserting that China is hypocritical due to its occupation of Tibet! As a supporter of Palestine myself, this comment demonstrated to me the bourgeois mind-set of this individual, and his unreliable interpretation of political events from the proletariat perspective.