Category Archives: Opinions

  • Laden Tshering Samdup Powerful women in the history of Tibet

    The first Tibetans–in-exile survived mainly due to their women, who were running small businesses and raising their children, from the pavements of New Delhi to the remoteness of Orissa. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Commemorating Tibetan Uprising Day in the face of our political differences

    It will be ours to rejoice in genuine freedom at last -- given our fire of freedom is still alight and burning like it is today! ...

  • NS Venkataraman Need to resist China’s uncivilised expansionist policies

    Many nations shout from the rooftops about the causes of liberty and freedom, but maintain a thunderous silence as far as the issue of China’s aggression in Tibet is concerned. ...

  • Laden Tshering Samdup Bob Dylan and the Tibetans

    Now would have been an appropriate time for the Nobel Academy to give cognizance to Tibetan literature, and to attempt to protect it from the machinations of the Chinese. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo The sour holes in the Swiss cheese

    By changing their policy towards Tibetan as nationality, Switzerland is now poked with just as many holes as their famed Swiss cheese -- black holes of immorality. ...

  • Tenzin Tsedup Evolving Tibetan community in North America: Challenges and opportunities

    Tibetan Associations and Cultural Centres are central to the preservation of our cultural heritage including identity and language. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Anguished Fear: Refugee in Trumped America

    To close the door to refugees, who are collecting every bit of courage to rise from the ashes of destruction, is contradictory to the humanitarian values that this country upholds. ...

  • Chewang Ngokhang Books for the President-elect

    It is both amazing and delightful to learn that our President-elect Donald Trump has read several meaningful books. ...

  • Gyalpo Tsering Donald Trump for Tibet: Between the lines

    President Donald Trump would indirectly benefit us more than all the goody-two-shoe US presidents so far -- none have helped us get back home to our country. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Will the Trumpquake create favourable waves for Tibet?

    Trump's China-bashing might actually strengthen the nerves of the suppressed people within China, who probably until now were so used to seeing their leaders being appeased by the world. ...