Mr. Liu is serving a 11.5-year prison term for suing former Chinese Communist Party leader Jiang Zemin, who ordered the persecution of Falun Gong in 1999. Mr. Liu was arrested in November 2015 while visiting his sister, after being forced to leave home in 2010 and going from place to place to avoid arrest. He was put in prison even though he failed to meet the minimal physical requirements for imprisonment.
Shen Yun received an outpouring of commendations from audience members from many professions. “I’ve never seen anything so beautiful in my life,” “I think that [the divine] was really well shown. It was well captured,” “It’s the most inspiring show I have seen. They are the best in the world,” were some of the comments. More shows and seats were added to some of the venues to meet the demand.
Visitors to Birmingham Metropolitan College's Diversity Week were pleased to learn about Falun Dafa, a traditional spiritual discipline from China. The annual event provided an opportunity for many to hear about Dafa for the first time.
During the Chinese New Year holiday Falun Gong practitioners in the U.K. set up information desks and posters at tourist destinations to raise the awareness about the ongoing persecution of the spiritual discipline in China.
Ms. Li Yulan has died as a result of the persecution, after being interrogated in police custody and subsequently hospitalized. The authorities continued to harass her family, even as she was dying in the hospital.
Another innocent victim has died as a result of the brutal persecution of Falun Gong. Mr. Zhang Bingwu passed away shortly after being released from a six-month stint at a detention center, where his health sharply declined.
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Death Toll Reaches Genocidal Proportions
Estimates put the number who have perished as a result of persecution at over one million.
Organ Harvesting Atrocities
Evidence suggests over 60,000 killed for their organs in an illicit state-sanctioned organ trade.
A Fundamental Misconception
Chinese state media reports falsely claim that practicing Falun Gong has led to 1,400 deaths.
Self-Immolation: An Elaborate Hoax
A 2001 TV broadcast of people setting themselves on fire was actually a propaganda ploy.
April 25 Peaceful Appeal
The most peaceful protest in history is called a 'siege' by top party brass
Prosecuting Jiang Zemin
Bringing the prime culprit in the persecution to justice
More Basic Truths
A primer on the web of lies upon which the persecution was built
Learn About Falun Dafa
An advanced practice of self-cultivation freely available to all