Resolving the Dalai Lama Resignation Crisis

In a media season dominated by stories of geriatric, lunatic and other sundry leaders-for-life (and family members) ignobly clinging to office like old chewing gum, the Dalai Lama stepping down from his position of (albeit modest) power, over the genuine and ubiquitous appeals by Tibetans for him to continue, was, of course, received favorably by …

The Dalai Lama’s Letter to John F. Kennedy

I  received this  fascinating document from a researcher and friend of Tibet, Scott Forrester.  On reading this letter I hope those Tibetans and supporters “…engaged in this hard struggle for independence” as His Holiness puts it, will feel vindicated in their stand and know that their commitment  to Rangzen reflects a true and selfless devotion …