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Recent Editorials

  • Happy "Captive Nations Week"   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  Last week, U.S. President Barack Obama followed all his predecessors since Harry Truman and officially proclaimed the commemoration of “Captive ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2014, 6:03 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Who’s the Boss?: China’s White Paper on Hong Kong   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  On June 10, 2014, China released a White Paper on Hong Kong’s regional autonomy known as “one country, two systems ...
    Posted Jul 10, 2014, 12:49 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • A "Partial-Middle Way" Campaign is Launched in Dharamsala   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  In early January 2014, a TPR editorial called for a more level-headed debate on independence/autonomy for Tibet.  That editorial ...
    Posted Jun 9, 2014, 8:08 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • "Getting to Yes" in Sino-Tibetan Dialogue   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  The classic negotiation book “Getting to Yes”, by Harvard law professor Roger Fisher and anthropologist William Ury, describes how a successful ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2014, 6:26 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Dharma Kings: Recalling the Tibetan Empire Era   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  Many Tibet supporters know that Tibet was an independent country prior to the 1949-50 invasion by the People’s Republic ...
    Posted Feb 8, 2014, 6:15 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Freedom, Independence, and Autonomy: A Little More Accuracy Please   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  As part of TPR’s effort to contribute toward a more level-headed discussion on the independence/autonomy debate, we believe ...
    Posted Feb 3, 2014, 7:33 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Stumbling Toward a More Level-Headed Debate on Independence v. Autonomy in 2014?   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  For those interested in the development of the Tibetan people’s young democracy in exile, 2013 saw some dramatic internal developments ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2014, 5:59 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Living at Gunpoint: A review of Woeser and Wang's "Voices from Tibet"   By Bhuchung D. Sonam (Member of the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review) Review of Voices from Tibet: Selected Essays and Reportage by Tsering Woeser and Wang Lixiong Translated ...
    Posted Dec 28, 2013, 6:58 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
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Recent Articles

  • H.H. THE DALAI LAMA’S LEGACY: A DEMOCRATIC SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT   By Sonam Wangdu, New York City  The legacy of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama is the democratic system of government with a Constitution that He established in the 1960s ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2014, 5:33 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Discussing the Reasons why Tibetans are Destroying their Knives and other Weapons By Woeser                             Local Tibetans are handing over the knives that they have been carrying with them for many years to be burnt                                                              (photo taken from the website of the Central ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2014, 4:25 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • CTA’s Public Awareness Campaign on Middle Way Approach Kicks Off   DHARAMSHALA: A campaign by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) to raise awareness amongst Tibetans in exile about the Middle Way Approach began on 18 July. Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Kalons ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2014, 4:08 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Self Delusion By Elliot Sperling I have been asked by the editors¹ to prepare an essay that sums up some of the positions I’ve taken on Tibet issues over the years ...
    Posted Aug 7, 2014, 6:01 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibet solution will end Sino-India border row   By R Dutta Choudhury [Assam Tribune]  DHARAMSHALA, July 22 – It will be difficult to find a permanent solution to the border disputes between India and China without solving the issues ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2014, 6:00 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • An Open Letter About the New York Times Article, Respectfully Addressed to Sikyong Lobsang Sangay   July 25, 2014 Sikyong Lobsang Sangay Central Tibetan Administration Gangchen Kyishong Dharamsala – 176215 HP, India Dear Sikyong Sangay la: The Tibetan National Congress was happy to see your lengthy profile ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2014, 6:01 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibetan Leader, a Red Sox Fan, Knows the Value of Taking the Long View   [THE NEW YORK TIMES] By Ellen Berry DHARAMSALA, India — From his office in the hill station of Dharamsala, where Tibetan exiles have spent the past half-century waiting for the ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2014, 5:38 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Historical texts reveal Tibetan solution   [Asia Times Online] By Jampa Tenzin  This year is the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Simla Agreement at the conclusion of a tripartite convention held in Simla between ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2014, 5:35 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • An Overview of the CCP's Religious Policies in Tibetan Areas   By Woeser High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written between October and November 2013 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her ...
    Posted Jul 23, 2014, 7:13 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • My Take on Misinformation About the Middle Way Approach   TPR Editors' Note, provided to Radio Free Asia in response to a request for comment:   We do not want to presume the CTA was talking about us, because TPR is ...
    Posted Jun 24, 2014, 10:49 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Gender Violence, Leadership, and the Modern Tibetan Woman By Dawa Lokyitsang The last few decades has seen a rise in Tibetan women’s voices that has led to an increase in women’s leadership positions in the male ...
    Posted Jun 2, 2014, 9:52 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • TIBETAN NATIONAL CONGRESS CONDEMNS THE BASELESS ALLEGATIONS AND ATTACKS BY SHUGDEN GROUPS AGAINST HIS HOLINESS THE 14TH DALAI LAMA   By Tibetan National CongressRecently, we have observed with growing apprehension a disturbing trend that is being orchestrated all over the world, wherever His Holiness is scheduled to engage in ...
    Posted May 30, 2014, 6:20 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibetan Sisters Declare Zero Tolerance for Violence Against Girls and Women By ACHA-Himalyan Sisterhood, USA   On May 11, 2014, Times of India online news reported that: “A local court in Palampur sent a 30-year-old Tibetan man in three ...
    Posted May 30, 2014, 6:30 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Interference and Antagonism: Reflections on the History of the "Golden Urn Lottery" System   By Pema Wangyal The trulku system of reincarnation is a unique characteristic of Tibetan Buddhism, which arose based on the Buddhist concept of karma, the Mahayana concept of Bodhisattvas, and ...
    Posted May 15, 2014, 12:49 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
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Letters to the Editor:

Letters to the Editor

  • Security and Suck Up   Dear Editors: It's sad as well as comical to hear/read a fellow Tibetan say that "For the first time in I don't know how many years I ...
    Posted Jun 24, 2014, 5:26 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Questions about the Dalai Lama's security   By Senge Rabten (New York, March 6, 2014) For the first time in I don't know how many years I am inclined toagree fully with Jamyang Norbu (Phayul ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2014, 8:58 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Eternal Bickering Is The Price Of Democracy   Dear Editors: Jamyang Norbu had mentioned in his article titled, "The Sad Painful Joke of Tibetan Democracy." To me the title 'Kalon tripa' does not at all sound grandiloquent as ...
    Posted Nov 21, 2013, 6:11 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Re: Tibetan Democracy Takes a Step Backwards   Dear Editors: I am not a hard core follower of Rangzen or the middle path but hard core believer in two things, vision of His Holiness for Tibet and that ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2013, 5:54 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Jealousy   By Zamlha Tempa Gyaltsen (Dharamsala, India) Respected Editor of Tibet Political ReviewI have been reading most of your editorial article but since 2011 election victory for Lobsang Sangay, you ...
    Posted Aug 10, 2013, 6:54 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
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