Through practicing Falun Gong, Ms. Tan Xiumei recovered from a severe health condition and avoided an amputation. For refusing to give up the practice, however, she is now detained at a brainwashing center charged with forcing practitioners to renounce their beliefs using physical and psychological torture.
São Paulo is home to more than 200,000 Chinese, many of whom are shop owners in large malls. After hearing the facts about Falun Gong and the persecution, they were eager to quit the CCP, along with their employees. One merchant mentioned that he did not trust the Chinese government, and was glad to quit it. Many were shocked to hear about the forced organ harvesting atrocities and wanted more information.
In many major cities throughout the world, Falun Gong practitioners have come together to form marching bands and waist drum teams to share the strength and beauty of the practice of Falun Gong. They participate in many different parades and events. Most recently, the Indonesian Divine Land Marching Band and Waist Drum Team were invited to perform at the president's inauguration ceremony.
Wang Zhiwen was among the first practitioners arrested when the persecution began in 1999. Fifteen years later, he is finally released from prison but still not free.
"For these souls who lost their lives for their belief, their strength and power are growing and will change the world."
The heart-wrenching account of Gao Rongrong's tragic death, as told by her sisters, continues, as she is confined to a hospital after she is grievously injured by electric baton shocks to the face.
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Self Immolation Hoax
Biggest propaganda stunt of all time, cooked up to make Falun Gong look bad
The true death count is likely many times higher
Organ Harvesting Crimes
Tens of thousands likely killed for their organs
So-Called "1400 Deaths"
A fundamental mistruth in the false propaganda against Falun Gong
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