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Recent Editorials

  • Flipping Tibetan Democracy By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review The Regionalism Game On 28 January 2016, Central Executive of Ngari Chithun Association announced Penpa Tsering, the current Speaker of the ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2016, 6:06 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Are we headed to “Democracy with Dharamsala characteristics”? By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review As Tibetans in exile prepare to elect a Sikyong and Chitues on March 20, this election season has been historic.  But ...
    Posted Mar 3, 2016, 7:45 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • The North American Chitue Race By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review   Thanks to absurd actions by the Tibetan Election Commission and the last minute change of rules after the preliminary ballots were ...
    Posted Jan 28, 2016, 5:19 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Certain Hamstrings By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review      On 14 March 2011, His Holiness the Dalai Lama issued a historic statement devolving all his political authorities to the elected ...
    Posted Oct 3, 2015, 12:15 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • The Tibetan Prime Ministerial Candidates By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review      Whenever the Tibetan leadership talks about the exile democracy, they almost invariably describe it as ‘yang dak pai mang tsoi lam ...
    Posted Sep 27, 2015, 8:45 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • བཙན་བྱོལ་བོད་མིའི་འོས་བསྡུའི་ལས་རིམ་གྱི་ལེགས་ཉེས།/Tibetan Translation: The Good and Bad of the Tibetan Election Process So Far By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review  Originally published in English at http://www.tibetanpoliticalreview.org/editorials/tibetanelectionprocess   Tibetan translation published in Tibet Express at: http://bangchen.net ...
    Posted Sep 22, 2015, 6:20 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • The Good and Bad of the Tibetan Election Process So Far By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review      On June 24, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution on Tibet, including a provision calling for increased ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2015, 1:33 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Some Predictions and Thoughts on the 2016 Tibetan Election Season By the editorial board of The Tibetan Political Review        The 2015-2016 Tibetan election season for Sikyong (prime minister) and Chitue (members of parliament) has officially begun.  With the appointment ...
    Posted Jun 17, 2015, 5:56 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
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Focus on Campaign Finance Transparency


North American Chitue Race


Answers from Chitue Candidates
 
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

  • Hollywood's Latest Whitewash: What Dr. Strange's Casting of Tilda Swinton means   By Gelek Badheytsang    If you're not white, chances are when you're watching a movie or a TV series, you'll catch yourself on the lookout for anyone who ...
    Posted May 9, 2016, 8:13 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Entangled China: Not New. Revival.   By Tsewang Norbu (Germany) Second largest economy, only next to USA, China is the rising super power in world order, like it or not. But China's rise is not ...
    Posted May 9, 2016, 7:57 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • The Shugden issue used to be just a religious one   By Woeser: Author Tsering Woeser uses her blog "Invisible Tibet," together with poetry, historical research, and social media platforms, to give voice to millions of ethnic Tibetans who are denied ...
    Posted Apr 13, 2016, 8:35 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Appeal letter from Shokjang   By Drukar Gyal (a/k/a Shokjang) The following appeal was written by Tibetan blogger Shokjang and translated by International Campaign for Tibet:To the Qinghai Higher People’s Court ...
    Posted Apr 11, 2016, 8:52 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Precious Little Space for Uyghur or Tibetan Grievances   By Elliot Sperling  It’s already been many years since anyone seriously asserted that continuing political liberalization would be the certain result of economic growth in post-Mao China. One ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2016, 8:03 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibet: a victim of India-China conflict   By Tenzin Lhadon  In light of the recent news on one of the write-ups in Hindi journal "Congress Darshan" blamed Nehru for the state of affairs in Kashmir, China ...
    Posted Mar 26, 2016, 7:11 AM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibetan Democracy and the Freedom Movement   By Lhadon Tethong Many Tibetans around the world are anxiously monitoring the results of the March 20th elections for the Tibetan government in exile. Our democratic system is far from ...
    Posted Mar 23, 2016, 8:35 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Untangling the Kalachakra Fiasco   By Phurbu Rinzin  The Speaker of Tibetan Parliament in exile, who is also one of the Sikyong/Prime Ministerial candidate for the upcoming election allegedly says that he knew Kundun ...
    Posted Mar 23, 2016, 8:29 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibetan Parliamentary Elections in Exile: Glitches and Prospects   By Apa Lhamo The energized debates and intensive discussions among the public seem to have lost their spark after the preliminary elections. What led to this development? Should this be ...
    Posted Mar 22, 2016, 3:49 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Sikyong Candidates on Women's Leadership Courtesy of Canada Tibet Committee Excerpt of interview of Lobsang Sangay and Penpa Tsering conducted by the Canada Tibet Committee. The precise question asked to both candidates was: "How would ...
    Posted Mar 22, 2016, 3:31 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Why I Won't Vote in The Final Sikyong Election   By Choenyi Woser In this year’s election for the post of Sikyong, we have had five candidates. Out of them, Lukar Jam stood for Tibetan independence. The rest of ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2016, 4:01 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Ten Reasons Why Penpa Tsering is Unfit for Sikyong Seat   By Minyak Kunga Tashi and translated by Tensung (Penname) Recently on Khabdha, an online Tibetan news website, an article titled “Ten Reasons for why Hon. Dr. Lobsang Sangay is unfit ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2016, 3:43 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Statement by Kasur Dicki Chhoyang By Kasur Dicki Chhoyang  6 March 2016 On February 28, 2016, I resigned as Kalon of the Central Tibetan Administration so I could participate in the discussions leading up to ...
    Posted Mar 16, 2016, 4:03 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Five Suggestions for Improving the Tibetan Electoral Process   By Tenzin Palkyi With just over a month left until Tibetans queue at voting booths around the world to elect the Sikyong and Members of Parliament, I think it is ...
    Posted Feb 23, 2016, 4:46 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
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Letters to the Editor:

Letters to the Editor

  • MWA and Rangzen   By Tsering Topgyal (Montreal) Dear Editors:Supporters of Lobsang Sangay always remind me of a quote from Richard Dawkins  "A delusion is something that people believe in despite a total ...
    Posted Sep 14, 2015, 8:04 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Tibetan status Dear Editors: I am fascinated with recent postings on Phayul.com regarding TYC.  With respect to the aspirations for a unified Tibet comprising of all ethnic Tibetans in all of ...
    Posted Oct 31, 2014, 6:09 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • Recent article about the many missed opportunities for the CTA Dear Editors: Your recent article about the many missed opportunities for the CTA to engage on the global forum about issues directly related to Tibet made me wonder why. Earlier ...
    Posted Oct 31, 2014, 6:11 PM by The Tibetan Political Review
  • 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
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