Major Wang Youjiang died on July 1, 2017 at the age of 48 while serving six years for refusing to renounce Falun Gong. In Lanzhou Prison, he was tortured with electric shocks, beaten, forced to do hard labor without pay, and subjected to numerous other forms of abuse. He was previously incarcerated for ten years for telling people about the communist regime’s persecution of his spiritual belief.
Washington DC: Protesting at the Chinese Embassy Over the Death of Falun Gong Practitioner Mr. Yang Yuyong
A rally was held in front of the Chinese Embassy in Washington D.C. in protest of the untimely death of a Falun Gong practitioner who had been imprisoned in Tianjin. A friend of Mr. Yang's who spoke at the rally said she was shocked by the news of his death, “Such a nice guy, who was in great health, lost his life so quickly and so brutally.”
In the busy tourist season, Falun Gong practitioners held events to introduce the Chinese self-improvement practice in Switzerland, Sweden, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, and Turkey. Many residents and tourists stopped by the practitioners’ booths to learn more about Falun Gong and how it is persecuted in China. Some expressed interest in learning the exercises and invited practitioners to start a group exercise site in their city.
The band won praise from both spectators and event organizers, who appreciated the energy the musicians brought to the festival.
Dafa practitioners took part in recent events and civic celebrations in Japan to introduce the practice and raise awareness of the persecution in China.
A practitioner's husband protects her from the communist authorities who relentlessly harass the couple and threaten to arrest her for practicing Falun Dafa.
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Standing Up for Falun Dafa ~
~ Improving Oneself ~
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