WHAT PEOPLE SAID ABOUT Beastie Boys
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Profound impact on youth culture and modern philanthropy and footwear.
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Their dedication to freeing the people of Tibet.
MIMI HALL
Tibetan Freedom Concert was a series of Live Aid-style rock festivals held in USA, Europe &Asia between 1996- 2001 to support the cause of Tibetan independence. Concerts were organized by Beastie Boys & Milarepa Fund.
It drew 100000 people & raised over $800000 for Tibetan &social justice causes. More concerts were held until 2003, generating public awareness about Tibetan plights, particularly amongst young people. The concerts helped spur the growth of Students for a Free Tibet worldwide.