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Powerful sway of China's govt felt at US schools

Student groups on Western campuses work in tandem with Beijing to promote a pro-Chinese agenda and tamp down anti-Chinese speech

Last October, Mr Khosla (at right), the chancellor of the University of California, laid the groundwork for the Dalai Lama's speech, meeting him in Dharamsala, India.

San Diego

IN THE competition for marquee commencement speakers, the University of California, San Diego thought it had scored a coup this year - a Nobel Peace Prize winner, best-selling author and spiritual North Star to millions of people.

"We are honoured to host His Holiness the...

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