Voice of An Exiled Tibetan: Hopes of freedom and struggle

Yeshe Choesang
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This book is about the abuses of human rights in Tibet include restricted freedom of religion, culture, language, belief, and association. Particularly, Tibetans have faced arbitrary arrest and maltreatment in custody, including torture at the hands of Chinese authorities.

Freedom of the Press in the China is still absent, and Tibet’s media is tightly controlled by the Chinese leadership, making it difficult to determine accurately the scope of human rights abuses.

Today, China sees the Tibetan religion and culture as the main threat to the leadership of the Communist Party.

Cover photo: After China’s 65-year-long brutal repression of the Tibetan people, Tibet is still an occupied territory and Tibetans live under constant military and police surveillance.

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 Yeshe Choesang was born on 27 August 1976 in the Lithang Region in eastern Tibet, (Currently administratively part of Sichuan province, China). He escaped to India in 1985, when he was a 11-year old boy.

“Political issues should be used in a democratic and honest way.  Otherwise, as you go through the centuries, the democratic system will become dirty and you will need another system to follow.”  the author said.

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Yeshe Choesang
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Published on
Dec 10, 2014
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Pages
200
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ISBN
9788192698885
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English
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Political Science / Human Rights
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