on to our contribution to the ETHICS debate
has heard of the problems between Israel and the
although the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian's
historical homeland is not the sole cause of the
it is a major factor.
China has occupied Tibet for many years and subjected
the people to a repressive and vicious regime.
Great Britain has occupied the Northern counties of
Ireland since the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.
you have something to say on any of these issues
post it up on the board.
In recent weeks an already tense situation as become worse, with
both the Israeli's and
Palestinians attacking each other. Sadly as with all wars the
civilians on both sides are suffering.
It is time for the international community to step in a make a
concerted effort to sort this very complex situation out, so that
both groups can finally find a solution.
Governments of Israel and the Occupied Territories
occupied the lands of the Palestinian people since it's foundation
at the end of the Second World War.
has been occupying Tibet since 1951 stripping the region
of it's culture, crushing civil liberty, and massively exacerbating
tensions and hatred. Since China's occupation over 1.2 million
Tibetans have died from military action, torture, forced
labour, starvation, and genocidal practices, including infanticide.
This has to be stopped! Unfortunately China is a powerful
country, this means that the UN
and the US are both wary of antagonising the regime.
Tibet Society of the UK was
founded in 1959 within weeks of the Dalai Lama's flight from
Tibet which followed the Tibetan uprising against Chinese
occupation. The Society exists to support Tibet's right to
self-determination and independence and draw attention to
the plight of Tibet since it's brutal occupation. The Society
and a charity, the Tibet Relief Fund, exist to support the
Tibetan refugee community in exile and the Tibetan community