Category Archives: Opinions
The sour holes in the Swiss cheese
24 February 2017 | Ugyen Gyalpo
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. ...
Evolving Tibetan community in North America: Challenges and opportunities
22 February 2017 | Tenzin Tsedup
Tibetan Associations and Cultural Centres are central to the preservation of our cultural heritage including identity and language. ...
Anguished Fear: Refugee in Trumped America
4 February 2017 | Ugyen Gyalpo
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. ...
Books for the President-elect
17 January 2017 | Chewang Ngokhang
It is both amazing and delightful to learn that our President-elect Donald Trump has read several meaningful books. ...
Donald Trump for Tibet: Between the lines
4 January 2017 | Gyalpo Tsering
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. ...
Will the Trumpquake create favourable waves for Tibet?
29 December 2016 | Ugyen Gyalpo
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. ...
Is China scared of the Dalai Lama?
19 December 2016 | NS Venkataraman
The moral power of Tibet is gaining strength over the military and economic power of China. It remains to be seen as to how long China can retain its ill-gotten hold on Tibet. ...
Upon Standing Rock Tibet wails
7 December 2016 | Ugyen Gyalpo
What the native Americans have been going through for hundreds of years resonates closely to what my people in Tibet are going through -- the systematic destruction of their civilization. ...
China’s unreasonable objection to Trump’s Taiwan call?
5 December 2016 | NS Venkataraman
The reality is that China and the US depend on each other to a considerable extent. When Trump spoke to the Taiwanese President, he clearly knows this. China cannot walk away from the US. ...
Trump presidency; minority’s hell
30 November 2016 | Mila Rangzen
If America belongs to whites who exterminated 90% of the native Americans to whom it actually belongs, then it certainly belongs to immigrants of colour who simply come here for better lives ...