International Tibet Independence Movement
|International Tibet Independence Movement|
|Legal status||Non-profit organization|
|Purpose/focus||Tibetan independence, human rights in Tibet|
|Main organ||Board of directors|
|Remarks||Rangzen means independence|
- "only independence for Tibet can ensure the survival of the Tibetan land and it's people, culture, and religion."
The International Tibet Independence Movement, was founded in 1995 by Thubten Jigme Norbu, brother of the 14th Dalai Lama, and Larry Gerstein. The organization protested against the PRC in San Francisco during the 2008 Summer Olympics, and supported calls for the boycotting of the Olympics. The group has organized numerous "March for Tibet's Independence" events, in Washington, D.C., Indiana, Florida and elsewhere.
- "Tibet Online - International Tibet Independence Movement". Tibet.org. 1995-03-18. Retrieved 2013-08-16.
- "Ball State University Professor Leads Independence Movement". WIBC. 6 April 2008.
- "Jigme Norbu marching to Washington, D.C., for Tibet’s independence". Herald Times. July 11, 2010.