Current and former legislators, as well as a professor in Canada, spoke at the rally and urged the international community to face the crimes committed by the Communist Party in mainland China and help Falun Gong practitioners and other prisoners of conscience, including human rights lawyers. One spectator said after watching the parade, “Here, we have the freedom to gather, the freedom of speech and belief."
To commemorate International Human Rights Day on December 10, Falun Gong practitioners in Taiwan reminded their fellow citizens of a dire human rights issue – the ongoing persecution of Falun Gong in China. The signature collection is part of an ongoing global effort to report Jiang Zemin's crimes and urge the highest Chinese courts to implement their stated policy to guarantee the registration and processing of all criminal and civil complaints.
According to information collected by Minghui.org, the month of November 2018 recorded 486 cases of Falun Gong practitioners arrested and another 103 practitioners harassed for their faith in China. This new data brings the cumulative numbers of arrested and harassed practitioners in the first eleven months of 2018 to 4,483 and 3,973, respectively.
A 77-year-old man became the 4,259th confirmed victim to have lost their lives due to the persecution of Falun Gong. Mr. Gong Yanzhao was sentenced to a two-year prison term following his third arrest for refusing to renounce Falun Gong. He died one year after being convicted for exercising his constitutional right to freedom of belief.
Lawyers File Complaint Against Court Officials for Allowing Judges to Violate Legal Procedure in Falun Gong Cases
Huili County Court has repeatedly and unlawfully prevented practitioners' lawyers from defending them in court. Instead, it attempts to appoint defense lawyers not approved by the defendants.
A father overcomes his fear of persecution by the communist authorities in China and supports his children in their practice of Falun Dafa.
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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
Learn About Falun Dafa
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