Friday, March 09, 2007

Observance of Tibetan Uprising Day

Join Tibetan Uprising Day in New York
Saturday, March 10th, 2007

10am: Rally starts at Cadman Plaza near Brooklyn Bridge
12pm: Programs at Dag Hammerskjolk Plaza at the United Nations (47th Street & 1st Ave)
4pm: Vigil and Speeches at Union Square (14th Street)
7pm: Rally ends at Union Square with screening of a 10-minute film

Speakers this year include:
Professor Robert Thurman, America's foremost Buddhist scholar
Jamyang Norbu, Award-winning author, pamphleteer and activist for Tibetan independence
Tenzin Tsundue, Award-winning poet and youth activist based in India
Kalsang Phuntsok, President of Tibetan Youth Congress
Lhadon Tethong, Executive Director of Students for a Free Tibet
Lhundup la, Former Tibetan political prisoner

Make 2007 the biggest March 10th observation since 1959
Show China, and the world, Tibetan resistance lives on…

For more information, contact:
Tibetan Youth Congress at (917) 696-8662
Students for a Free Tibet at (212) 358-0071

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