Tag: persecution

Falun Gong practitioners take part in a silent protest calling to bring former General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, Jiang Zemin, to justice in Hong Kong on October 1, 2004. Minghui Publishing was awarded the highly acclaimed Benjamin Franklin Award for its groundbreaking book, Minghui Report: The 20-Year Persecution of Falun Gong in China.
IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award Goes to Book Exposing CCP Genocide Against Falun Gong
The winner of the prestigious 2021 Bill Fisher Award for Best First Book, Nonfiction, was announced at an elite award ceremony hosted by the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) on May 14. The Benjamin Franklin...
Supporters of Reporters Without Borders (RSF) protest in front of the The Brandenburg Gate on October 7, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. RSF’s annual Press Freedom Index was cautious to draw the correct parallel between increasing media and information censorship found in America, relying on the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic as an excuse, and how the Chinese Communist Party conducts business in its territory.
Communist China Still World’s ‘Worst Jailer of Journalists’: RSF
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) published its annual Press Freedom Index, where it found the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) continues to be one of the world’s most notorious persecutors of those who defend freedom of the...
At a rally in Washington, DC July 19, 2001, Falun Gong practitioners hold photos of fellow members who died at the hands of the Chinese Communist Party, marking the second anniversary of Jiang Zemin’s persecution of Falun Gong, the largest spiritual group in China facing severe persecution.
Falun Gong ‘Largest Spiritual Group in China Facing Severe Persecution’: Report
An annual religious freedom report by a Christian rights organization has determined the Falun Gong meditation practice to be the largest spiritual group in mainland China facing persecution at the hands of the Chinese Communist...
Uyghur Women Face Forced Sterilization in Xinjiang
Chinese Embassy Whitewashes Cratering Uyghur Birth Rate as Victory for Feminism
The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) mouthpiece China Daily published a propaganda piece on Jan. 8 claiming the eradication of religious extremism, rather than a state-sanctioned policy of forced sterilization, is what led to a shocking...
Hundreds of Lawmakers Call Out China for Persecution of Falun Gong
Over 900 lawmakers from 35 countries issued a joint statement condemning the persecution of Falun Gong on Dec. 10, International Human Rights Day. According to the statement: “The persecution of Falun Gong in China has...
He Escaped China Over a Decade Ago, but Memory of Repression Remains Close
In late 2000, China Southern Airlines pilot Zhang Guoliang lost his right to fly — for reasons that had nothing to do with his skills or professional record. Rather, it was due to his spiritual...
Why US Flags Were Raised at the Capitol to Celebrate a Chinese Spiritual Practice
On May 13, millions of people around the world celebrate the spiritual discipline of Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa. This year, two U.S. flags were hoisted over the Capitol building in Washington in...
Footage From Chinese Labor Camps Sheds Light on 20 Years of Persecution
It was April 1999 when Wang Yifei decided to look deeper into Falun Gong, the spiritual discipline practiced by her parents and tens of millions of other Chinese at the time. Working as a journalist...