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Sweet Jane
Tenpa Gashi  |  Sunday, Apr 11, 2010  |  3 Comments

My sweet Jane looked at me with her
glazed eyes,
it was dipped in fine wine and hors d’oeuvres;
her hip was slender, her legs shaven
and she promised long carefree bliss
all around the contour of her waist.
If I …

No Rangzen, No Tibet
Shingza Rinpoche  |  Friday, Apr 9, 2010  |  No Comment

བོད་པ་ནི་མཐོ་སྒང་གི་རི་རྩེ་ན་འཚོ་བའི་མི་རིགས་ཤིག་རེད་ལ། དེ་ཡང་ལོ་རྒྱུས་ཀྱི་འབྱུང་ཁུངས་དང་འཚོ་བའི་སྣང་བརྙན། རང་ཆོས་ཀྱི་ས་དབྱིབས། སྐད་དང་རིག་གནས། ཁྲིམས་དང་ ལུགས་སྲོལ།

Palden Gyal  |  Friday, Apr 9, 2010  |  One Comment

Cruel is the Eastern tempest that storms
And the windy weather reigns for years,
Ruthless the unrelenting hailstones
That destroys our crops of dreams.
The wintry wind chills my bones
And its sneaky gusts freeze my soul.
The melody of the …

A Father's Advice
Tenzin Nyinjey  |  Friday, Apr 9, 2010  |  One Comment

དུས་སྐབས་ངའི་ཨ་ཕས་བོད་སྐོར་སྒྲུང་མང་པོ་བཤད་མྱོང་ལ།  ཁོང་ནི་དབུས་གཙང་ས་ཁུལ་གྱི་མཐའ་འཁོབ་ཏུ་ཡོད་པའི་གྲོང་གསེབ་ཆུང་ཆུང་ཞིག་ཏུ་འཚར་སྐྱེས་བྱུང་འདུག  

New Tibet Welcomed in Blood
Shingza Rinpoche  |  Tuesday, Apr 6, 2010  |  No Comment

བོད་རྒྱ་ཞི་མོལ་ཐེངས་དགུ་ལ་བྱུང་ཡོད་ཀྱང་ད་བར་ཏུ་གྲུབ་འབྲས་འདི་ཞེས་པ་ཞིག་སྟོན་དཀའ་བའི་དེ་རིང་། འདས་ཟིན་པའི་མྱི་ལོ་སུམ་ཅུར་ཕྱིར་འདང་ཞིག་ཅིས་ཀྱང་རྒྱག་དགོས་བྱུང་།

Victimization and Guilt
Elliot Sperling  |  Thursday, Apr 1, 2010  |  No Comment

Jamyang, of course the strategy of victimhood is by now getting to be so transparently thin… and so common. Just yesterday the Wall Street Journal had a piece pointing out that in the U.S., the …

Cult of Victimhood: Two Studies
Jamyang Norbu  |  Wednesday, Mar 31, 2010  |  No Comment
Cult of Victimhood: Two Studies

From the Gaza strip to Dharamshala, the cult of victimhood is embraced from a shortsighted perception of the advantages it seemingly confers on weaker parties in their disputes with more powerful foes.

We Are No Monks: A movie review
Topden Tsering  |  Tuesday, Mar 30, 2010  |  No Comment
We Are No Monks: A movie review

Tibetan filmmaker Pema Dhondup’s “We are no Monks: A Struggle for Identity” is an important film. The last the Tibetans saw themselves on the screen, in all the scorching palettes of their oppression under the …

Middle Way to Nowhere
Topden Tsering  |  Tuesday, Mar 30, 2010  |  One Comment

Middle Way Approach is the soft-edged noose that will spell the death of Tibetan freedom movement, slowly, gradually, without our having even realized it, almost like being killed in your sleep.
It is a miracle that …

The Value Of Freedom, The Ugliness of Censorship: Google, the UFC, and China
Josh Schrei  |  Saturday, Mar 27, 2010  |  No Comment

UFC President Dana White isn’t exactly going to win any PC awards anytime soon. The notorious spokesman for the rapidly-growing full contact martial arts empire is known for his tendency to speak first and think …