The annual parade through Brooklyn's Chinese community was led by the 160-member Tian Guo Marching Band, followed by lion and dragon dancers, waist drummers, and practitioners demonstrating the Falun Gong exercises. "You cannot see it in China. It’s great that Falun Gong can freely make their voices heard here," one spectator commented.
Hong Kong: U.S. Ambassador for International Religious Freedom Calls for Ending the Persecution of Falun Gong
Samuel D. Brownback, U.S. Ambassador for International Religious Freedom, spoke at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Hong Kong on March 8, 2019. He said in his speech, “We will continue to advocate for the Chinese government to end abuse and mistreatment of Falun Gong practitioners. This has lasted for more than twenty years and must stop.”
At the annual Taiwan Lantern Festival, held this year in Pingtung, a beautiful boat-shaped lantern symbolized Falun Dafa cultivation practice. Festival visitors could climb up on the deck and enjoy a birds-eye view of the festival grounds. The lantern was a big hit at the festival and many people commented about feeling a peaceful energy field around the vessel.
Those speaking out against religious persecution in China included Rep. James P. McGovern, chairman of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC); Sam Brownback, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom; and former House Representative Frank Wolf.
Jennifer Zeng, a journalist and human rights activist who is active in raising awareness around the world about the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners in China, tells her story in Israel.
Imprisoned in China for practicing Falun Dafa, the author encounters a series of miracles while sharing her knowledge of Dafa with inmates.
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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
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