Karma, The First Tibetan Running for US Congress

A young and first generation Tibetan American has become the first Tibetan ever to run for the crucial political position in the United States, i.e., the US Congress. Karma is running against the Republican incumbent Steve Chabot in Ohio’s 1st Congressional district representing the Democrats.

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Oppression In Tibet Cannot Be Tolerated: Testifies Richard Gere

The well known Hollywood actor Richard Gere said that the oppression in Tibet cannot be tolerated as a witness to the United States Congress. Richard Gere, Chair of the International Campaign for Tibet, along with Tenzin Tethong, Director of Tibetan Service, Radio Free Asia and Carl Gershman, President, National Endowment for Democracy testified before the Congressional hearing on U.S. Tibet policy in Washington, DC.

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