Waking the public up about Tibet in Victoria

Saturday rally at B.C. legislature calls for an end to Tibetan oppression by China

Free Tibet protestors gather on the stairs of the legislative buildings during the Tibetan National Uprising Day Walk and Rally Saturday in Victoria.

Free Tibet protestors gather on the stairs of the legislative buildings during the Tibetan National Uprising Day Walk and Rally Saturday in Victoria.

Supporters of Free Tibet walked from Centennial Square to the legislature Saturday to show support for the Tibetan people’s struggle for freedom.

The event, part of the Tibetan National Uprising Day, happened to be held during Tourist on Your Own Hometown festivities on the Inner Harbour and elsewhere.