Exposing Religious Persecution Leads to Harsh Punishment in China

“Why would I want to remove the cross?” the church director asked angrily afterward. “Officials threatened to demolish my house if I refused. They are defying the laws by making me do that. Religious liberty in China is merely a show for foreigners.”

Norwegian Library Incident Highlights Persecution in China

Although hard to believe in Western society, confiscation of Falun Gong books is one of the tactics used throughout the past 20 years in China, where this practice is suppressed. When several elderly practitioners—most already in their 70s—were reading Falun Gong books together in Qishan County of Shaanxi Province on July 10 last year, 10 practitioners were arrested, their homes ransacked and personal belongings confiscated.

Trump Meets With Falun Gong Practitioner, Other Survivors of Religious Persecution

CATHY HE | EPOCH TIMES WASHINGTON—A practitioner of the spiritual discipline Falun Gong who was persecuted in China for her faith was among 27 survivors of religious persecution who met with President Donald Trump at the White House on July 17. Yuhua Zhang, 59, was imprisoned and repeatedly tortured in China for 7 1/2 years for refusing to […]

Footage From Chinese Labor Camps Sheds Light on 20 Years of Persecution

Leo Timm | Vision Times 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 for China’s state-run media, she had heard rumors that the government was planning to suppress […]

Czech Senate Passes Resolution Calling for End to Persecution of Falun Gong in China

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Minghui The Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic passed a resolution expressing support for persecuted groups in China, including Falun Gong (also called Falun Dafa) practitioners, Christians, Uighurs, and Tibetans. Resolution No. 131 passed on March 20, 2019. It called for the Czech president and government […]

Top Chinese Rights Lawyer Resigns From Ruling Party in Protest

Top Chinese Rights Lawyer Resigns From Ruling Party in Protest

Yang Fan and Gao Feng  |  Radio Free Asia Three years after the ruling Chinese Communist Party launched a nationwide operation targeting human rights lawyers, a top former rights lawyer has handed in his resignation as a party member in protest. Wen Donghai announced his withdrawal from the ruling party on Tuesday after being told […]