Falun Gong practitioners held a rally in front of the State Capitol in Sacramento in support of a senate joint resolution condemning the Chinese regime’s persecution of Falun Gong practitioners, including the state-sanctioned killing of practitioners for their organs. Speakers at the rally included State Senator Joel Anderson and Assembly Members Randy Voepel and Tom Lackey.
Nearly 20 people attended a Falun Gong introductory workshop in Winnipeg to learn about this traditional mind-body self-improvement discipline from China. Several people remarked about the tranquility they experienced while doing the exercises. Many attendees hope to continue the practice, and more classes have been scheduled.
Falun Gong practitioners from northern California participated in the annual Oakland Chinatown StreetFest last weekend. During the two-day event, over 600 visitors signed a petition condemning the brutal the persecution of Falun Gong in China and nearly 100 Chinese people took a stance against the regime's atrocities by withdrawing their memberships in the communist organizations they had once joined.
In many of these cases, court officials actively interfered with lawyers' defense of practitioners or intimidated practitioners into dropping their lawyers.
As a result of practitioners' participation in recent community events, thousands of people in Finland had the opportunity to learn about Falun Gong.
Accounts of Torture in Detention: Persecution of Ms. Tu Xiaomin and Six Other Falun Gong Practitioners from Beijing
Guards used numerous torture methods to force practitioners to renounce their faith and instigated criminal inmates to participate in their abuse.
~ Clarifying the Truth ~
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Beginning Cultivation ~
~ Improving Oneself ~
~ Good is Rewarded ~
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