11. The Buddhist group (the Maitreya Project of FPMT - the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition) still won’t talk to the farmers, and the farmers won’t budge unless moved by the police or the army, but I do believe that my interventions at least brought the confrontation to light, and now the Buddhist administrators are being pressured by their donors to look for compromises. If you're really curious, check out my contributions on the issue in the Wild River Review - www.wildriverreview.org.


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