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Forgotten Tibet
China ensured Washington heard nothing from the muzzled vassal state
Maura Moynihan  |  Saturday, Oct 3, 2015  |  No Comment
Forgotten Tibet

Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s state dinner at the White House last week received fulsome coverage — about the fashion, the food and tech giants in attendance. The voices of protesters who gathered at the White …

10 Reasons you should vote for Lukar Jam Atsok
Ayak Tsang  |  Wednesday, Sep 16, 2015  |  No Comment
10 Reasons you should vote for Lukar Jam Atsok

Circulating on the internet and campaign stops is a rather exaggerated and repetitive list called ‘The 10 Outstanding accomplishments’ of Sikyong Lobsang Sangay. This seems to be the official campaign platform and political record on …

To the Editors of The Washington Times
Maura Moynihan  |  Thursday, Aug 6, 2015  |  No Comment
To the Editors of The Washington Times

In response to my op-ed “Tibet and China at the same Washington Lobbyist” published July 10, 2015, Mr. Kaydor Aukatsang, Office of Tibet representative, has written to The Washington Times on August 3, 2015, claiming …

Tibet & China at the same Washington lobbyist
Maura Moynihan  |  Friday, Jul 10, 2015  |  No Comment
Tibet & China at the same Washington lobbyist

Americans are reeling from the alarming disclosure of a massive theft of US government data, linked to Chinese government cyber warriors. China is hardly contrite; plans to honor President Xi Jingping at a White House …

Self Delusion
Elliot Sperling  |  Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014  |  No Comment
Self Delusion

I have been asked by the editors to prepare an essay that sums up some of the positions I’ve taken on Tibet issues over the years. I am happy to do so, and offer this …

Lobsang Sangay: Chinese National?
Maura Moynihan  |  Monday, Apr 7, 2014  |  No Comment
Lobsang Sangay: Chinese National?

When Steven Spielberg recently announced that he is shifting his film production to a spanking new 2.5 billion dollar facility in Shanghai, one wondered if the director of Schindler’s List was briefed about the millions …

Is new Tibetan leader a threat to India?
Maura Moynihan  |  Saturday, Feb 22, 2014  |  No Comment
Is new Tibetan leader a threat to India?

Ever since Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru offered sanctuary to the Dalai Lama and tens of thousands of Tibetan refugees in 1959, India has reaped a moral and strategic benefit from this act of humanitarian service. …

Communist Tibet and the Death of Hope
Maura Moynihan  |  Thursday, May 16, 2013  |  9 Comments
Communist Tibet and the Death of Hope

The recent Chinese military incursion into Ladakh was a painful reminder of the cost of losing Tibet. And this week Chinese officials announced plans to demolish what remains of Lhasa, Tibet’s ancient capital. Despite its …

Incivilities
Elliot Sperling  |  Wednesday, May 8, 2013  |  11 Comments
Incivilities

Note:  A postscript was added to this essay on May 15, 2013**
About a year-and-a-half ago I was having dinner with a group of friends in India, at the home of a Tibetan friend. The topic …

“Tibet’s Next Incarnation?”
Constitutional Crisis, Confusion and Conspiracies at the Central Tibetan Administration
Jamyang Norbu  |  Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013  |  No Comment
“Tibet’s Next Incarnation?”

For some months now, large-scale protests and violent street battles have been raging throughout Cairo and other major cities of Egypt. Thousands of Egyptian liberals and secularists have come out on the streets to protest …