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  1. Lin: Why I can't talk to my father in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... with the stories and experiences of those who have. In one film, which was based on a true story, I played a Falun Gong practitioner imprisoned in a Chinese labor camp who would not renounce her beliefs, even after enduring harrowing torture. I draw ...

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  2. In pictures: Canada Day celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    A young boy smiles as he watches the annual Canada Day parade in Montreal, Wednesday, July 1, 2015. NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, centre, shows off homemade Canada cupcakes before the Canada Day tourney at the James Gardens Lawn Bowling Club in Toronto on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

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  3. Turnout is relatively sparse in Victoria Park as 3pm arrives. Photo: Nora TamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... entrance to the park were either empty or only filled with a few people including the march organisers, dozens of Falun Gong practitioners and journalists. More people were filing in through the Tin Hau entrance of the park. Some activists forecast ...

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  4. 'I won Miss World Canada, but now my father is afraid to speak to me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... with the stories and experiences of those who have. In one film, which was based on a true story, I played a Falun Gong practitioner imprisoned in a Chinese labour camp who would not renounce her beliefs, even after enduring harrowing torture. I ...

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  5. China: Protect Lawyers From Beatings and HarassmentRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | PressReleasePoint

    The June 18, 2015 beating of lawyer Wang Quanzhang by court police in Shandong province underscores the perilous environment in China for lawyers who vigorously represent clients or issues unpopular with authorities, Human Rights Watch said today. In the past year, at least 10 other human rights lawyers have also been assaulted while representing clients in what authorities consider sensitive political cases.

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  6. China couples who buy abducted children to now face prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Indian Express

    Couples who buy abducted children in China will face criminal punishment under proposed laws that would remove their exemption from prosecution, reports said on Thursday, as authorities clamp down on the flourishing child trafficking industry. More than 13,000 children were rescued by police in China last year, the China Daily said, with demand for stolen youngsters fuelled by a traditional preference for sons and a one-child limit for some couples.

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  7. Friday, July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in a stunning victory that ends the ruling PRI party's 71-year lock on the presidency. 2001- Fifteen female Falun Gong followers allegedly hang themselves at a labor camp in northeastern China after being tortured by the camp staff. The Chinese ...

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  8. Immoral Immigration Lawyers Filing Deceptive Political Asylum ApplicationsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Temple City Tribune

    ... in China. One of the many lies propagated by these men and other immigration lawyers was that a client practicing Falun Gong in China to improve his health was actually "persecuted by the Chinese government ... ." and subsequently sought political ...

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  9. .com | Chinese who buy children to be prosecuted - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | News24

    Buyers of abducted children in China will face criminal punishment under proposed laws that would remove an exemption from prosecution, reports said on Thursday, as authorities clamp down on the flourishing child trafficking industry. More than 13 000 children were rescued by police in China last year, the China Daily said, with demand for stolen youngsters fuelled by a traditional preference for sons and a one-child limit for some couples.

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  10. U.S. Internet Providers and the 'Great Firewall of China'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2011 | CFR.org

    ... displaying pornography to banned political activities. Forbidden items include sites giving information on the Falun Gong spiritual movement or the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown. Banned sources include the websites of Radio Free Asia, the BBC's ...

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  11. Chinese who buy children to be prosecuted: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Star

    BEIJING: Buyers of abducted children in China will face criminal punishment under proposed laws that would remove an exemption from prosecution, reports said Thursday, as authorities clamp down on the flourishing child trafficking industry. More than 13,000 children were rescued by police in China last year, the China Daily said, with demand for stolen youngsters fuelled by a traditional preference for sons and a one-child limit for some couples.

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  12. China may increase penalties for illegal cults to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | AlertNet

    ... recruitment attempt by the group last May. In 1999, then-President Jiang Zemin launched a campaign to crush the Falun Gong religious group. It was banned as an "evil cult" after thousands of practitioners staged a surprise but peaceful sit-in ...

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  13. Former Taipei police precinct chief now works for Hon HaiRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | ETaiwanNews.com

    The news sparked the mayor to say, albeit jokingly, that he was worried that other senior police officers might follow suit. The day Ko took office, last December 25, he warned Xinyi Precinct chief Lee Te-wei that he would be replaced if there was one more incident of a Falun Gong supporter being beaten outside Taipei 101.

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  14. Islamic terrorists are trying to kill usRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Washington Examiner

    ... is also possible that more Chinese may choose Christianity over other faiths, such as Tibetan Buddhism, Islam or Falun Gong, because Christianity is more tolerated and is potentially a safer option in China, says Freedom House's [Sarah] Cook. ...

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  15. Ride 2 FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KGWN

    On June 1, young cyclists from around the world will embark on a 3,000 mile journey to raise awareness for and rescue five children in China targeted for persecution, simply for following the spiritual practice of Falun Gong. They will rally their way across the country, meeting with supporters at every stop.

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  16. Russia prosecutors raid second Jewish educational institutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Times of Israel

    ... another. The ruling was on a motion concerning the 2011 banning of material from the Chinese spiritual movement Falun Gong. In May, federal authorities banned two Muslim books, "Faith in the Light of the Qur'an and Sunnah" and "Fortress of the ...

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  17. Russian prosecutors investigate second Jewish educational institutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Jewish Journal

    ... another. The ruling was on a motion concerning the 2011 banning of material from the Chinese spiritual movement Falun Gong. In May, federal authorities banned two Muslim books, "Faith in the Light of the Qur'an and Sunnah" and "Fortress of the ...

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  18. Beijing cadres find their spiritualityRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | The Japan Times

    ... it came to an end in 1999, when authorities started to crack down on one of the popular qigong schools known as Falun Gong. More than 10,000 of its practitioners showed up in front of the central government to demand fair treatment, making ...

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  19. Russian prosecutors raid second Jewish educational institutionRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... another. The ruling was on a motion concerning the 2011 banning of material from the Chinese spiritual movement Falun Gong. In May, federal authorities banned two Muslim books, "Faith in the Light of the Qur'an and Sunnah" and "Fortress of the ...

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  20. Chinese senior officials take comfort in mysticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... it came to an end in 1999, when authorities started to crack down on one of the popular qigong schools known as Falun Gong. More than 10,000 of its practitioners showed up in front of the central government to demand fair treatment, making ...

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