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Recent Editorials

  • 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
  • Our Belated Response to the Sikyong's "Ten Questions"   By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  Photo: DIIR/Tibet.net In August 2013, on the anniversary of his second year in office, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay gave an ...
    Posted Dec 19, 2013, 6:11 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
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The following North American Chitue candidates have provided responses to TPR's 10 questionsTashi Namgyal (Seattle), Tashi Phuntsok (Calgary), Dicki Chhoyang (Montreal), Tsewang Ngodup (Minnesota), Norbu Tsering (Toronto), and Kunga Thinley (New York).

Recent Articles

  • 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
  • Tibet’s Long Road to Peace With China Has an End if Suspicions are Put Aside   By Tenzin Norgay Modern China has a wide range of problems. Hardly anyone doubts that Tibet is a historical and political problem for China. In the passionate debate about the ...
    Posted May 5, 2014, 4:15 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • A Rebuttal to Lobsang Sangay’s Claim of "Baseless" Attacks: The Facts Editors' Note: This article was submitted to TPR by the author.  It is a follow-up to a public debate between the author and the Sikyong conducted in the pages ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2014, 6:09 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Doing China's Bidding in Nepal   By the Editorial Board of The New York Times   www.usnews.com Excerpt: "A Human Rights Watch report released this month shows how far Nepal has gone in capitulating to ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2014, 6:18 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • China Repeats Rejection of Dalai Lama’s 'Middle Way' for Tibet   By Yeshi Dorje (Voice of America, March 28, 2014) China has marked the 55th anniversary of the dismantling of Tibet’s government in Lhasa with another explicit rejection of the ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2014, 5:52 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • An Unnecessary Resolution   By Kalsang Phuntsok (Toronto, Canada, March 26, 2014)  Today I am writing this as I can no longer stay silent and feign ignorance of this little thing that happened last ...
    Posted Apr 1, 2014, 7:50 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Why is Ngaba Burning?   By Woeser (March 28, 2014) As Kirti Rinpoche put it in his testimony to the U.S. Congress on Nov. 2, 2011: "The Chinese Communist Party has implemented policies of ...
    Posted Mar 30, 2014, 7:46 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • The Elephant and the Mouse   By Wang Lixiong (Translated by Elliot Sperling March 13, 2014)  While travelling in Europe in the summer of 2012 I made a special trip to Munich. As a longtime observer ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2014, 5:19 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • China Caught in a Bind over Crimea Decision to Quit Ukraine   By Parameswaran Ponnudura (March 18, 2014) A referendum for the independence of Tibet?  A vote for self-determination in Xinjiang?Such questions surrounding the future of the two restive autonomous ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2014, 7:11 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Until a favorable solution is reached   By Choenyi Woeser (Editor of Tibet Express); translated by Tenzin Gaphel  It has been close to 63 years since the infamous 17-point Agreement was signed under duress between Tibet ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2014, 7:38 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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