A major online news aggregator published an in-depth story about the Chinese regime's labor camps and organ harvesting atrocities, as recounted by two Falun Gong practitioners who survived the persecution and now live in Canada. Although both women were eventually released due to family connections and efforts to secure their release, "Other prisoners were not so fortunate. Some of them arrived in the middle of the night and were gone before dawn.”
Practitioners held a rally and march in Hong Kong on April 23 to mark the beginning of practitioners' peaceful resistance against the Communist Party’s persecution. They also called for the prosecution of former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin, who launched he persecution, and gave support to those who have withdrawn their memberships in the Communist Party. Politicians and activists gave speeches expressing their support for the practitioners' efforts.
Over 2,000 Falun Dafa practitioners participated in a march in Flushing, New York to mark the 18th anniversary of a peaceful appeal made by practitioners in Beijing in the months leading up to the persecution. Led by the Tian Guo Marching Band, the practitioners' banners, float, exercise demonstration, and performances attracted thousands of spectators and helped to raise awareness of the ongoing persecution of Falun Dafa in China.
Ms. Zhou Jinmei's family was never informed of her arrest or where she was detained. When they questioned the cause of her death, the police threatened them.
A review of recent Falun Gong activities on American university campuses, including awareness raising events, a spring festival, a parade, and participation in religious study classes.
Rallies in Canada, Romania, and Belgium Commemorate the 18th Anniversary of April 25 Peaceful Demonstration in Beijing
Falun Gong practitioners around the world commemorate the peaceful protest of April 25, 1999, when 10,000 practitioners gathered in Beijing to stand up for justice.
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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