Category Archives: Opinions

  • Lobsang Wangyal One of the things Obama did right

    By meeting with the Dalai Lama, Obama has thrown the ball into the Chinese court. We now need the other world leaders to stand behind Obama. ...

  • Tenzin Nyinjey Reflections on “Tibetan Independence Day”

    Without some sense of history, without some sense of memory, without falling back creatively on our past, it would be difficult to work for our freedom. ...

  • Tenzin P Pamnor The Tibetan identity is at stake

    We must take responsibility to explain about Tibet to whomever we are with, to establish our Tibetan identity wherever we are. if we don't fight for it, who will? ...

  • Kunsang Dolma and Evan Denno The great false hope

    If there is going to be a solution for Tibet, it will have to come from within the community. ...

  • Tibetan National Congress Madiba: The last best revolutionary

    We understand where Madiba came from because we are there right now. We knew the man before the world decided to know him. ...

  • Narkyid Ngawang Thondup Centenary of the Simla Agreement: What should we do?

    I would like to request to all that in 2014 the centenary of the signing of the Simla Agreement should be marked with the most memorable events. ...

  • Kunsang Dolma Taking out the trash: Time to speak up to abuse

    Abuse is the type of trash that doesn't belong in our culture, it would be better to be picked up, taken out, and burned somewhere. ...

  • Nathan Gyatso Jamyang Norbu: A blind man on a blind horse

    There are scores of blind men riding a blind horse running aimlessly in a vast desert, far away from the reality of the True Tibetan circumstance. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Is Migrating to a “New Tibet” the Solution?

    Four decades of Middle Way Approach (MWA) with no Genuine Autonomy in sight proves that it has failed. An alternative: demand Independence for the Kongpo area. ...

  • Jay Gelek Jamyang Norbu: The merchant of mendacity?

    I can't understand what Jamyang Norbu was thinking when he wrote his latest piece "the sad painful joke of Tibetan democracy". To me it defies common sense to compare the efficacy of a nascent democracy. ...