Falun Gong spokesperson Erping Zhang briefed attendees on the latest developments in the persecution of the spiritual practice by the communist regime in China. In addition to deaths from torture and other abuse in custody, Mr. Zhang discussed the continued killing of Falun Gong practitioners for their organs, a "crime against humanity" overseen by the state. He called on U.S. government officials to pressure the Chinese regime to end the persecution.
After its twelve-city tour in Asia, the Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra kicked off its 2018 North America Tour in Toronto followed by New York and Maryland. A classical music professional who attended in Toronto said it was an amazing display of “extraordinary warmth, nuance, power, and extremely entertaining.”
The report highlights the worsening human rights conditions in China, mentioning forced organ harvesting specifically and that the Communist Party was “re-inserting itself into the private lives of Chinese citizens through expanded collection of biometric data and growing surveillance networks.” It also noted that "China's authoritarianism at home directly threatens our freedoms and national interests” and called for an FBI investigation.
A 66-year-old woman suddenly lost consciousness while detained for talking to people about Falun Gong. She never regained consciousness and died four days later. Her family was forced to sign a liability waiver, and her body was cremated without an autopsy.
The Tian Guo Marching Band led the Falun Gong entry. The parade had 115 participating groups and 150,000 spectators.
A Falun Dafa practitioner changes her family members by incorporating the values of Falun Dafa into her conduct and helped them to see the goodness of the practice.
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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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