Woman Given Heavier Sentence after Retracting Statement Made Under Coercion to Renounce Her Faith

A Falun Gong practitioner, who is in her 70's, was initially given 2.5 years to be served outside of prison after she was coerced into renouncing her faith. When she retracted her words, her sentence was changed to 2.5 years in prison with a 20,000 yuan fine. When her family appealed to the judicial authorities, they were met with the words, “It's none of my business if she dies there.”

Washington, DC: Forum in House Building Exposes Brutality of Communism

As Human Rights Day approached, a forum took place at the Rayburn House Office Building that highlighted the mistreatment that Falun Gong practitioners have suffered in China for their belief. Several practitioners testified during the meeting in front of House members, non-government organization leaders, and human rights advocates. Officials from Europe and New Zealand also joined the online discussion.

The Most Trustworthy Tax Collector

A tax bureau employee who was demoted as a result of the communist regime's persecution of Falun Dafa continues to uphold its principles of Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forbearance in his work. Despite ridicule from colleagues, the tax collector refuses to accept gifts from customers. "Anyone who truly practices the principles of Falun Dafa would behave the way I do,” he said.

How Falun Gong Benefits Society (Part 6)

Every practitioner of Falun Gong has benefited physically and mentally from the self-cultivation practice. Those who practice it enjoy good health and a positive outlook. The profiles below look at people whose lives changed for the better after they started to practice Falun Dafa.

Four Seniors Imprisoned for Their Faith Under Pressure from Nonjudicial Agency

Four elderly Falun Gong practitioners were recently fined and sentenced to 2-4 year prison terms for exposing the persecution of their faith.

A Mother’s Perspective on Disciplining Children

A mother who was disciplined harshly as a child explains how Falun Dafa changed her approach in handling her own child.

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