China’s Banned List.

Via on Oct 2, 2010

China Suppresses Dissent? No.

The Celebrity Blacklist, plus Videos.

Sources include Dalai Lama Renaissance,, and LA Times:

China leads the [international] list door-slammers.

Brad Pitt was banned from China because of the actor’s starring role in “7 Years in Tibet” upset Chinese officials for a positive portrayal of the Dalai Lama.

Director Martin Scorsese was banned from China after directing the film “Kundun,” based on the teachings of the Dalai Lama…

Actor Harrison Ford was banned from China after testifying at the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee in support of an independent Tibet.

Actor Richard Gere was banned from China. You guessed it. He is a devout Buddhist and supporter of the Dalai Lama and Tibetan independence…

…Bob Dylan…

…and Singer Bjork was banned from China after dedicating her song “Declare Independence” to the Tibetan freedom movement.


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