During the annual “Politician's Week” event in Almedalen, Falun Gong practitioners were interviewed by media and talked to political figures and civil groups about the persecution of Falun Gong in China. They also held a documentary screening which drew 200 audience members, many of whom expressed outrage over the persecution and China's forced organ harvesting atrocities.
Every 4th of July Falun Gong practitioners throughout the U.S. participate in various local events. As they celebrate the nation's Independence Day, they take the opportunity to remind people of the preciousness of freedom, as millions in China are persecuted for their faith. This report covers two Independence Day parades held in Washington and Texas.
Accounts of Falun Gong practitioners in the fine arts who were imprisoned or died as a result of the persecution. Others have become handicapped as a result of torture they suffered in custody, and a few have been forced to leave their homeland and flee to other countries.
Two men were tortured for their faith in the same detention facilities, one of them being force-fed feces. They were released in critical condition around 2005. One died five months later and the other four years later.
Practitioners from Calgary and Edmonton participated in the Canada Day Parade on Monday, July 1, with a colorful float and waist drum troupe.
Part 3 of a series on artists who gained health and inspiration from Falun Gong, only to be harassed, imprisoned, and tortured by the communist regime for their faith.
~ Clarifying the Truth ~
~ Improving Oneself ~
~ Falun Dafa's Divine Power ~
~ Podcasts ~
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
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