Digital Security and #Tibet
The rise of mobile technology and social media has opened up a new front in the struggle for Tibetan independence. Tibetans inside Tibet finally have access to information and can communicate easily with their loved ones who've fled, and it's hard to overstate the impact. Of course, this ubiquity of information means that surveillance from the Chinese government is at an all-time high as well — but that's never stopped this diaspora community from protesting and organizing before and it's not stopping them now.
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