Monthly Archives: March 2019

MIGHTY DRI CHU/YANGTZE

PROTECTING THE YANGTZE, FROM TIBET TO SHANGHAI What connects Tibet and China most immediately, most physically, is water, the flow of water from the glaciers and great meandering pastoral rivers of Tibet, which eventually reach lowland China, specifically the Ma … Continue reading

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Prefabricated toxic homes for displaced Tibetan nomads

In today’s new era China, every advance has to be called a system, ideally a system born of “top-level design.” Depopulating rural Tibet, to make way for virgin grassland wilderness attractive to Han tourism, is now on such a scale … Continue reading

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