“Burning Feminist” is a derogatory term for Tibetan feminists popularized by a groundbreaking essay published on our website.
“These burning feminists are good at turning their harmonious families into ashes!”
The piece, authored by Tibetan exile parliamentarian and PhD candidate Dhardon Sharling, was widely read and received overwhelming positive feedback. In solidarity with MP Dhardon la’s tireless advocacy for women’s rights around the globe, TFC launched an online multimedia campaign asking supporters to include the hashtag #BurningFeminist in a photo of themselves and tag one of our social media accounts so that we could share the post with our followers.
Below are some of the #BurningFeminists in question: