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Dorje Gurung
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I do what I do so that dreams of neglected Nepalese children take flight!
I do what I do so that dreams of neglected Nepalese children take flight!

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In the country where lawmakers are also some of the main lawbreakers, how much can you trust them to do the right thing for the country?

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Kantipur FM Commentary: Wild #Nepal I #WidllifeContraband #Corruption

In a country where the connected and the powerful make sure that the law applies only to the poor, how can we trust what the government says? A reproduction of the March 12 (1998) Kantipur FM episode of the Malboro Music Network program in which I talked…

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Kantipur FM Commentary: Height of Mount Everest and That of Rudeness #MissNepal #BeautyPageantContestants

The reproduction of a commentary on Nepalese beauty pageant contestants that I made in 1998 on the radio show I used to host on Kantipur FM.

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Cold is "Beer as Cold as Your Ex-girlfriend's Heart" #sexism #CasualSexim #GenderIssues #Nepal

Cold really is "We serve beer as cold as your ex-girlfriend's heart." And I don't mean the beer.

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"Men Observe Hijab?" Yes! cc @MuslimIQ

A reproduction of an excellent twitter thread on the question of the Hijab.

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Jailed for allegedly insulting Islam in #Doha, Qatar, my cries for freedom were answered four years ago today (May 12, 2017). Then came (and I discovered) freedom cries (too).

Jailed for allegedly insulting Islam in Doha, Qatar, my cries for freedom were answered four years ago today (May 12, 2017). Then came (and I discovered) freedom cries (too).

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Ultimate Pain #UltimateFrisbee #TwistedAnkle #UltimateFrisbeeInjury #KathmanduUltimateFrisbee

Do you know what the ultimate pain is? If not and if you are interested, read on! :D :D

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Lost In Transcription #Nepal #NepalJournalism #NepaliMedia #Misrepresentation @thehimalayan

How a journalist completely missed the central point of -- AND misrepresented what I shared at -- a presentation about volunteering that I made earlier this month.

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So You Want to #Volunteer in #Nepal? #Voluntourism #StopOrphanTrips #EthicalVolunteering

Earlier this month, the evening of April 5 to be precise, I gave a presentation at Wisdom Wednesdays series of talks at Paddy Foley's organized by NGN. The series, and therefore the talk, is about ETHICAL voluntourism. I volunteered to give the…

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