Elliot Sperling

Global Politics

This woman is the voice of Tibet for China and the world

Most Chinese believe the government's view that Tibet is thriving under China's rule. They rarely hear about China's heavy hand there or its suppression of Tibetan dissent. That's where Tsering Woeser, a poet who grew up in Tibet, comes in. She lives in China and writes in Chinese striving to give a voice to her people.

Global Politics

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Tibetan city of Nagqu, where China plans to build the world's highest airport. Jeb Sharp finds out more from Elliot Sperling, a professor of Tibetan Studies at Indiana University.