Category Archives: Opinions
Trump lost in one stroke whatever he gained in four years
13 January 2021 | NS Venkataraman
When Trump supporters stormed into the Capitol, Trump lost all reputation. Several world leaders have condemned the acts of people rioting against the election verdict. Everyone thinks that Trump instigated his supporters in these acts. ...
Global Times, the Newspeak of the CCP trolls, on Tibetan election
10 January 2021 | Ugyen Gyalpo
The Global Times, the CCP state-run newspaper, well-known for their disinformation campaigns, party propaganda, and nationalist slant, seems to be irked by our recent Sikyong’s election. ...
Thondup Tsering: A chithue candidate who walks the talk
28 December 2020 | Yangchen Nangpa
As a Tibetan-American living in North America, I want my Chithue candidate to be a mission-driven leader who instills a passion for Tibetan identity and the Tibet cause through zealous advocacy and activism. ...
Who does Lobsang Wangyal endorse for Sikyong 2021?
23 December 2020 | Lobsang Wangyal
In the spirit of choosing the most eligible person, as opposed to choices based on tribal affiliations, I have decided to choose my Sikyong based on their qualifications rather than anything else. ...
The uphill task for my future Sikyong
21 December 2020 | Tenzin Pedon
Our new leader should be someone who can walk the talk in bringing back the unity that was enjoyed by Tibetans during His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama's political reign. ...
Why do many people place their hope on Ngodup Dongchung for Sikyong?
19 December 2020 | Kalsang Tsering
If we go wrong this time, it will not only be a very costly mistake, but will also result in the loss of many opportunities that will be difficult to rectify. ...
Prayer for Covid-19-free year 2021
27 November 2020 | NS Venkataraman
With the year 2020 inevitably ending in the next few weeks, the thought among people all over the world is whether the coming year 2021 will be free of the Covid-19 pandemic. ...
Sangay’s desperate act for legacy
23 November 2020 | Lobsang Wangyal
A recent announcement by Lobsang Sangay saying he is the first Tibetan leader to enter the White House seems to have created confusion amongst Tibetan people. It deserves to be analysed in depth, if not outright debunked. ...
RCEP: China’s strategy to browbeat the world
19 November 2020 | NS Venkataraman
With several weak countries like Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka falling into China’s trap, China can feel confident that its strategies and approach have been further vindicated by its clever RCEP strategy. ...
Joe Biden will be good for Tibet and the world
16 November 2020 | Lobsang Wangyal
It can be expected that Biden will meet with the Dalai Lama, as he promised. But more than this, what is urgently needed for him to do is address the human rights situation and the environmental degradation in Tibet. ...