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Allegations Against Lukar Jam Unfounded
Ogyen K Gchenpa  |  Saturday, Oct 17, 2015  |  No Comment
Allegations Against Lukar Jam Unfounded

With exile election fever being unprecedently high, our tiny community has gone abuzz. Politically charged Tibetans are filling wherever possible with political discussions. Such exceptional show of interest by the ordinary people in an election …

An Exile Within Exile: the Specter of Lukar Jam
Tendor  |  Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015  |  No Comment
An Exile Within Exile: the Specter of Lukar Jam

To say that Tibetan exiles live in a small world would be an understatement. Ours is a world where any two people chosen at random are bound to have several common friends (and sometimes, a …

Lukar Jam: Prisoner of Conscience
Jamyang Norbu  |  Saturday, Oct 3, 2015  |  No Comment
Lukar Jam: Prisoner of Conscience

Some exile Tibetans are angry with Sikyong candidate Lukar Jam Atsok for criticizing HH’s policies.  He has not only been attacked in speech and writing but also on video, in one of which the accuser …

Why Lukar Jam Atsok is important for Tibetan democracy
Tenzing Sonam  |  Friday, Sep 18, 2015  |  No Comment
Why Lukar Jam Atsok is important for Tibetan democracy

 

For the sake of honouring the Snowland
And to win Tibet’s complete independence
Based on the manifold truth
Raise the Tibetan flag, children of the Snowland!
Think about Lolo. Brave, gentle, patriotic Lolo. Languishing in a Chinese prison, serving …

A Mind-boggling Statement
Songtsen  |  Tuesday, Sep 1, 2015  |  No Comment
A Mind-boggling Statement

 

Yesterday, 26 August 2015, Penpa Tsering, honorable speaker of the Tibetan parliament, gave a speech to the monks of Sera monastery, Bylakuppe, South India. There was nothing new in his speech, as he reiterated the …

Poem from an anonymous Khampa
Anonymous  |  Saturday, Aug 15, 2015  |  No Comment
Poem from an anonymous Khampa

The following poem was anonymously published in Tibetan on WeChat, after Lukar Jam announced his candidacy.
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Devourer of your father’s flesh
Devourer of your father’s flesh
Ye, devourer of your father’s flesh
The fight between you and …

Why I am standing for Sikyong 2016
Press Statement
Lukar Jam  |  Monday, Aug 3, 2015  |  No Comment
Why I am standing for Sikyong 2016

PRESS STATEMENT
The glorious history of Tibetan empire had sustained and nurtured the Tibetan people. During the height of its power, the Tibetan empire extended nearly the half of Asia – from the then Chinese capital …

CTA on the Highway to Autocracy
Mila Rangzen  |  Sunday, May 25, 2014  |  No Comment
CTA on the Highway to Autocracy

As this article aims to educate the reader on a number of issues confronting Tibetans today, it is necessary to forewarn the reader that they might find some themes that are not directly related. I …

Censorship and the struggle for Tibetan freedom
Tenzin Nyinjey  |  Friday, Jul 27, 2012  |  2 Comments
Censorship and the struggle for Tibetan freedom

“The Chinese government’s censorship policy is morally wrong and the 1.3 billion people of China have a right to know the reality.”
“Two things are taboo in Gangchen Kyishong — books and Rangzen.”
This morning I came …

13th Dalai Lama’s independence declaration to be commemorated
Phayul's Editor  |  Friday, Sep 3, 2010  |  2 Comments
13th Dalai Lama’s independence declaration to be commemorated

Bylakuppe, Sept 1 – Taking advantage of the congregation of Tibetan delegates from all around the world for the First Tibetan National General Meeting, the pro-independence youth activists called a quick Rangzen …