Category Archives: Opinions
Time for CTA to distribute vacant houses to new-arrival refugees
20 August 2018 | Dhundup Tsering
I am writing about the relationship of Tibetans taking Indian citizenship and the shortage of housing for Tibetans who have recently arrived from Tibet. ...
Fear they thought they left behind
25 July 2018 | Ugyen Gyalpo
Fear, that our people thought they had left behind, knocks ever closer in our home away from home. ...
Threats to scribes now omnipresent
8 July 2018 | Nava Thakuria
If nations want journalists to continue to do their risky jobs for the greater public interest, their security along with justice must be ensured. ...
Need for global migrant policy
28 June 2018 | NS Venkataraman
Whether initiated by a government or due to ethnic conflicts, political unrest, or civil wars, people have been forced to flee their country and enter another region as illegal migrants. ...
Separating Tibetan families: Protected Area Permit for settlements
24 June 2018 | Mila Rangzen
If Tibetans with foreign passports do not pose a threat to Indian security nor to Tibetan culture in the settlements, why didn't CTA review the PAP requirement with the Govt of India? ...
Buddhism and ecologically-sustainable living
22 June 2018 | Paul Grogan
Tibetan Buddhism provides a very powerful over-arching framework for us to address the ecological crisis and achieve more sustainable living for our society. ...
Will Modi succeed in making India a Hindu Nation?
20 June 2018 | Nava Thakuria
The debate relating to Bill 2016 asks if it is only a ploy to safeguard Hindu refugees from neighbouring countries, or a plan by Hindu-centric forces to make India a Hindu Nation. ...
Dreaming World Cup for Tibet
19 May 2018 | Ugyen Gyalpo
Every time during the World Cup, when the players come out of the dugout and their national anthems are played, I am sore at heart and left imagining how it would be if Tibet were there ...
The title “President” for Sikyong is not legal
14 May 2018 | Sharchok Khukta
Since there have been many who have put forth questions regarding the usage of the title "President" in English for "Sikyong", I will answer in one presentation for all. ...
Time to save the sinking ship of the Tibetan cause
28 April 2018 | Ugyen Gyalpo
The clash of mighty egos, and our flawed democracy, a system without multiple parties to represent different voices, has our community deeply divided and entrenched on regional grounds. ...