Practitioners tell the public about the Falun Gong self-improvement cultivation practice every summer at community events, local festivals, and tourist spots around the world, clarifying facts about the practice and the 19-year ongoing persecution in China. This report covers six recent events in Massachusetts and Vermont in the U.S., along with events in Germany, Sweden, Finland, and Russia.
Practitioners in Germany gathered in a peaceful protest during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Berlin on July 9. Among the demonstrators were a couple whose son had lost his life in the persecution of Falun Gong in China. "Our protests overseas have exerted a tremendous amount of pressure on [the Chinese regime],” said Ms. Zhou Lei, the spokesperson for Falun Gong in Germany.
The China Organ Harvest Research Center (COHRC) presented their most up-to-date research results at the 27th International Congress of The Transplantation Society in Madrid, Spain earlier this month. Their findings were documented in a new 341-page report, which concludes that the number of transplants continues to outpace the number of legal donations, that organs are still available “on-demand” to foreigners, and that there is still almost no oversight in the transplant system.
Practitioners from Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa, and San Francisco presented a spectacular procession in the parade, including the Tian Guo Marching Band, a large float, and a waist-drum troupe.
One visitor said that he first heard about Falun Dafa when he was in high school. He is now in college, and one of his teachers mentioned the persecution of Falun Dafa in China.
Despite an appeal Mr. Jing remains illegally imprisoned for his belief in Falun Gong. His motion to overturn his conviction describes how his cultivation has positively affected the many elementary school students he taught during 30 years as a teacher.
~ Experience Sharing Conferences ~
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Health Benefits ~
~ Clarifying the Truth ~
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