The Kirti Monastery in Dharamsala, an Indian hill town home to thousands of exiled Tibetans, has become a crisis center for the turmoil at its sister monastery under lockdown in Sichuan, China.
The Extraordinaries' "microvolunteers" phone it in
On his recent European tour, Tibet's exiled leader preached compassion, but expressed frustration over 'lies and hypocrisy' from Beijing
China says keep out; the leader fears the Tibet tinderbox will again catch fire.
The Tibetan leader in exile must balance his stature as a monk with the very temporal demands of politics.