Category Archives: Opinions
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. ...
Let not the world underestimate China’s expansionist greed
14 November 2020 | NS Venkataraman
There is no greater proof needed about China’s expansionist greed and unscrupulous methods than its aggressive occupation of Tibet, claims in India, suppression in Hong Kong, threats to Taiwan, and claims in the South China Sea. ...
Let us Tibetans not forget
29 October 2020 | Ugyen Gyalpo
Although we Tibetans are a drop in the ocean of all who make up the US population, our political attitudes are swift, robust, and tsunamic. Kudos to that! ...
An open letter to Sameera Khan who sold her conscience
24 October 2020 | Kunchok Gyatso
Out of much compassion and pity, I am writing this to you, Sameera, in a sincere attempt to help you take back your sanity, which you seem to have lost by selling your conscience (zameer) to the CCP. ...
Losing Corona warriors: Indian media’s way
23 October 2020 | Nava Thakuria
The populous country of India has lost nearly 50 working journalists to Covid-19 complications till date, whereas the worldwide media Corona casualties have risen to nearly 450. ...
My Sikyong candidate: The alchemy of great vision
17 October 2020 | Nyiwoe
We should choose our Sikyong based on who can handle the challenges and take full advantages from the present international politics. I believe we should choose Mr Kelsang Dorjee (Kaydor) Aukatsang. ...
My Sikyong vote for Penpa Tsering, and why
13 October 2020 | Norbu Tsering
I will not be surprised if Penpa Tsering la comes out of the elections in the manner of the Phoenix rising from the ashes to be the Sikyong. ...