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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...

Ms. Sunny Guo

Two years ago, Sunny Guo, a then 47-year-old Chinese housewife, came alone to America to start a new life, one free of religious persecution. She was fleeing repeated detention and torture by the Chinese Communist Party in its attempt to break her will so she would give up her faith.

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Mr. Winston Liu

“My name is Winston Liu. I work as a computer control engineer at a chemical plant in Wyoming. How I got here is a story fraught with danger.”

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Mr. Lizhi He

Determined to expose the persecution of Falun Gong, Mr. Lizhi He sent letters his colleagues and friends telling them the truth about Falun Gong. He had no way of knowing that police officers had been watching him as he mailed the letters. The retribution came quickly.

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Dr. Sa Geng

For dissiminating truthful information about Falun Gong, Dr. Sa Geng and his wife were brutally tortured. His wife was persecuted to death in custody in 2003; Geng later escaped to the U.S. in 2015.

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Mr. Bu Dongwei (David Bu)

Mr. Bu Dongwei (David Bu), was assigned to two-and-a-half years to Re-education through Labour on June 19, 2006, for his faith in Falun Gong. Through efforts from Amnesty International’s pre-Olympic prisoner campaign in 2008, Bu was freed in July 2008.

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Ms. Li Weixun

Instead of relaying the usual announcements, to which all 30,000 employees at the Shengyang Heavy Machine Factory were duty-bound to listen, the company loudspeakers blared the screams of “Traitor!” and “Evil!”. The object of their malice was junior sales manager Li Weixun. The workers who knew her could not believe their ears.

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Mr. Shenli Lin

The police escorted Mr. Shenli Lin and his wife hand in hand, down the hall to the top of the stairs. Jinyu wasn’t allowed to go any further. As Shenli turned his head and smiled goodbye, it would be two years before they saw each other again.

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