Dalai Lama in Northern Ireland: Notes on the Situation in Tibet [Updated]

This essay was originally published as “Dalai Lama struggles to retain influence over troubled Tibet,” The Irish Times (Dublin), April 22, 2012, p. 14. Northern Ireland is a long way from Tibet.  But watching the Dalai Lama cross Derry’s “Peace Bridge” this past Thursday, one could be forgiven for imagining that the two worlds were, in fact, intimately related. The Dalai Lama clearly has much inspiration … Continue reading Dalai Lama in Northern Ireland: Notes on the Situation in Tibet [Updated]