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Personal Accounts

The persecution of Falun Gong targeted 100 million people in China, and decimated countless families and communities across China. Below, we offer a glimpse into the human cost of this persecution with up-close and personal stories of those who were killed, those who survived, and those struggling to the freedom of others. These are their stories…

The persecution of Falun Gong targeted 100 million people in China, and decimated countless families and communities across China. These are their stories…

Falun Gong: 25 Years of Persecution, 25 Years Too Long

On July 20, 1999, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) launched one of the most wide-ranging political campaigns since the end of the Cultural Revolution—a comprehensive effort to eliminate Falun Gong, a meditation and spiritual discipline practiced by tens of millions of Chinese citizens. At the time, few would have imagined that Falun Gong would survive,...

Latest Research

On this page, you will find a compilation of independent research and special reports done by Falun Dafa Information Center staff. You will also find statements and testimonies that act as comprehensive outlines of the current state of major issues related to the persecution of Falun Gong.  Special Reports The New York Times’ Falun Gong...

Child Victims of the Persecution of Falun Gong

While the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners has led to a multitude of horrific and heartbreaking outcomes for practitioners and their families, for children whose parents are persecuted, the terror, stress, and disorientation such tragedies cause is especially acute. According to statistics gathered by Minghui as of June 28, 2024, at least 5,088 practitioners of...

Historic “Falun Gong Protection Act” Passes House of Representatives

June 25, 2024 Washington D.C. — In a landmark move, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed H.R. 4132, the Falun Gong Protection Act, in a unanimous voice vote, marking a crucial step forward in addressing the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners in China, particularly the abhorrent practice of forced organ harvesting.​ “We applaud and are deeply...

Chinese Spy Defects, Mother and Educator Sentenced

Dear Reader,A Chinese spy defected in Australia and confessed to a crowd of Falun Gong practitioners about his activities infiltrating dissident groups around the world, offering insight into the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) global transnational repression campaign.In other news: Falun Gong practitioners around the world create schools, clubs, and summer camps to teach children about...

Mr. Yu Ming

In the approach to the Beijing Olympics in 2008, Mr. Yu Ming was bedridden in a hospital affiliated with the notorious Masanjia forced-labor camp after having suffered long-term, severe torture.

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Ms. Yifei Wang

Before the persecution began in 1999, the shy yet resilient Ms. Yifei Wang worked as a senior journalist for the Chinese Communist Party. She supported her parents’ practice of Falun Gong after they became healthy for the first time in decades.

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Ms. Zhenping Chen

When Falun Gong prisoners of conscience like Ms. Zhenping Chen are rescued from dire situations in China, it’s usually thanks to the concerted efforts of overseas fellow adherents, rights organizations, and politicians.

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Mr. Sun Yi

While Falun Gong practitioner Mr. Sun Yi was incarcerated in China’s infamous Masanjia forced-labor camp, he began writing SOS letters about the desperate situation in the camp and hiding them inside the packaging of goods for export that he was made to work on.

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Mr. Gang Chen

“I would never forget the horrible scene: I lay on my bed, in tears, like a dead fish because of the injuries, hearing the horrible screams from practitioners being tortured! I felt like being in hell! But the most painful wound was in my heart!“

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Ms. Zhu Xiumin

Ms. Zhu Xiumin was shocked to find herself pregnant after she ended a five-month hunger strike in protest of the arbitrary detention for her faith. She had been force-fed with psychiatric drugs during the ordeal, yet her unborn baby survived.

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Ms. Helen Chen

Helen Chen, 70, never imagined that she’d be living in Northeast Minneapolis. At one point, she didn’t even expect to live past 50. After taking up Falun Dafa, Helen’s health improved dramatically, and she found answers to many of her life’s questions.

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Ms. Sun Shuying

A 64-year-old woman was severely tortured, according to her recent harrowing account, and was brought “to the verge of death” multiple times for practicing a form of meditation that is persecuted in China.

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Mr. Roy Manning

From practicing Falun Dafa, Mr. Roy Manning discovered the meaning of life. He became kinder to others and cared less about self-interest. Yet for appealing for his faith, he would face unbearable physical and mental torment.

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