Category Archives: Opinions
The problem with Tibetan journalism
13 December 2012 | Kiara O'Gorman
While the growth of Tibetan journalism is nothing short of admirable, freelance writer Kiara O'Gorman finds some glaring issues that need to be addressed to improve accuracy and fairness in reporting. ...
An open letter to Xi Jinping
11 December 2012 | Tibetan Educated Youth Group
Mr President Xi Jinping, we strongly urge your government to base its Tibet policy in accordance with the real situation inside Tibet. ...
Rangzen should become the fountainhead of unity among Tibetans
1 December 2012 | Vijay Kranti
I personally feel that Tibetan should ask for only what you lost. You lost Rangzen. So, you should ask for it. Not less than that. ...
A middle way by applying the Middle Way?
29 November 2012 | Gyaltsen Wangchuk
Why don't we try to apply our much-talked-about Middle Way in uncomfortable areas in our own community — where this method actually has a fair chance to succeed? ...
Stand for the Middle-Way policy to resolve the Tibet issue
25 November 2012 | Tsering Choekyap
Let us follow one policy, the Middle-Way approach, with one conviction — free Tibet. Let us think, speak and act with one common voice for resolution of the Tibetan issue. ...
Xi Jinping might be strong reformer China needs – to surprise of the West
19 November 2012 | Wang Xiangwei
Many overseas analysts and media organisations labelled China's new leadership line-up as being "conservative" and dominated by the "old guard". ...
Tibet is the test of China’s rise
15 November 2012 | Lobsang Sangay
US President Barack Obama's decision to visit Asia, his first foreign trip after re-election, reaffirms his administration's foreign policy pivot to Asia. The tour will attract a lot of attention throughout the region. ...
A tricky position for Tibet
12 November 2012 | Kiara O'Gorman
With the release of the Australia in the Asian Century report, it is hoped that Tibet does not become a forgotten part of Asia. ...
A burning Tibet cannot be good for China
31 October 2012 | Sutirtho Patranobis
It can't be great for China if its own citizens continue to burn themselves to death. For the new leadership readying to rule China, to douse the fire and make Tibet serene and tranquil should be a priority. ...
Miss Tibet versus the World
27 October 2012 | Kiara O'Gorman
The Miss Tibet and Miss Himalaya beauty pageants have been subject to criticism from Western media and scholars. Kiara O'Gorman explores why the competitions are not necessarily a "bad thing". ...