Wednesday, June 13, 2018

New USCIRF Chair Is Tibetan Buddhist

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom announced that yesterday it elected Dr. Tenzin Dorjee, a Tibetan Buddhist, as its Chair, and Kristina Arriaga and Gayle Manchin as Vice-Chairs.  Dorjee is Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies at California State University, Fullerton. He has served as translator for the Dalai Lama.