Protests continue today as Dalai Lama visits Alabama Theatre, Regions Field

BIRMIMNGHAM, Alabama — Protests continued today in the heart of Downtown Birmingham as hundreds gathered outside the Alabama Theatre where the Dalai Lama took part in an interfaith “Beyond Belief” moderated discussion.

Their chants could be heard beyond the intersection at 3rd Avenue North and 19th Street where they convened this morning in support of religious freedom for those who pray to the Buddhist deity Dorje Shugden. Read more…