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Tibetan "Flame of Truth" Global Relay
Date Saturday November 10
Time 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
UN Plaza, 1150 Market Street, SF, CA
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorDuane Martinez
Join Bay Area Tibetans, their supporters and local representatives including SF Supervisor John Avalos and Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin for a full day of action and intention calling for an end to the worsening human rights crisis in Tibet. Nearly 60 Tibetans have self-immolated since 2009.

The Bay Area will be the final North American stop for the Flame of Truth torch relay as it completes a 21-city tour of the continent, part of an international relay launched by the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile from Dharamsala, India. The day will include a march to the Chinese Consulate, a bike rally to the Golden Gate Bridge, an interfaith prayer and much more. Please read the full press release and schedule of events on our website.
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by The Truth Shall Make You Free
Monday Oct 29th, 2012 9:09 PM
Oil in Tibet: "The Tibet Card" by Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich, 3/27/08 at
(Oil, gold, uranium and copper in Tibet)
Alexander’s Gas and Oil Connections, 11/11/04, “Qiangtang Basin in Tibet estimated to Hold Oil and Gas Reserves

Dalai Lama and the Nazis:
Nazi Bruno Beger:
Nazi Heinrich Harrer:

The Making of Modern Tibet by A. Tom Grunfeld (1996) ISBN 1-56324-714-3.

When the Serfs Stood Up in Tibet by Anna Louise Strong (1959, 2008)

Statement Opposing Anti-China Campaign, 4/8/08

"China, Tibet and US sponsored counterrevolution" of 4/1/08, at

Truth about demonstrations in Tibet:

“Behind the Anti-China Olympics Campaign” by Gary Wilson, 3/27/08:

“Reporters Without Borders Unmasked” by Diana Barahona, 5/17/05, Counterpunch:

Tibet, the ‘Great Game” and the CIA” by Richard Bennett, 3/25/08, at:

"China, Tibet and the Propaganda Olympics" by William Blum in 3/29-30/08 Counterpunch at:

"Democratic Imperialism:" Tibet, China and the National Endowment for Democracy by Michael Barker, 8/13/07 at:

"Human Rights and Media Manipulation" by Michael Barker, 3/29/08 at

"Hijacking Human Rights" by Michael Barker, 8/3/07 at

"The Myths of 'Democracy Assistance'" US Political Intervention in Post-Soviet Eastern Europe" (on CIA-National Endowment for Democracy) by Gerald Sussman, Monthly Review, Dec 2006 at

"Friendly Feudalism: The Tibet Myth" by Michael Parenti, January 2007 at:

"The CIA's Secret War in Tibet" by Paul Salopek, 1/6/97 at

"The Dalai Lama, Slick Denials and the CIA” by Loren Coleman from Popular Alienation: A Steamshovel Press Reader at

Tibet—Its Ownership and Human Rights Situation, Table of Contents, at:

Ownership of Tibet (For over 700 years, Tibet is part of China; Dalai Lama Lhamo Toinzhub,)

Feudal Serfdom in Old Tibet:;

The Dalai Clique’s Separatist Activities and the Central Government Policy:

Origins of So-Called “Tibetan Independence:”

Economic Development and Improvement of Living Standards:

Development of Education and Culture:

People’s Health and Demographic Growth: (Lifespan was 36 years in old Tibet):
which states, among other things:
"On the question of the size of the Tibetan population, the Dalai clique has spread many rumors. The most sensational was that more than 1.2 million people were killed after the peaceful liberation of Tibet. In 1953, the Tibetan local government under the Dalai Lama reported the population stood at 1 million people. If 1.2 million inhabitants had been massacred, it would have been a case of genocide and certainly the population in Tibet could not have increased to the present 2 million."

Special State Aid for Tibet’s Development: