“Our purpose is not to seek financial compensation, but we hope that the Victoria Federation Of Chinese Associations understands that Falun Gong has no political motives, but that it is a cultivation group which abides by the law. In accordance with the basic law of the cosmos, Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forbearance, Falun Gong practitioners try to become better members of society.”
Im a junior scientist who graduated in human genetics and is specializing in neurobiology. My thesis was about the molecular mechanisms of learning and memory, and Im now working as a researcher on an EEC-sponsored program in Paris.
Last year, Jane Dai visited 26 countries with her daughter in the hope that by publicising her husbands death, more people can learn about the brutal persecution of Falun Gong practitioners by the Jiang regime. This would help to prevent other Falun Gong practitioners from suffering like her husband.
What is more severe is that the revised Bill allows secret trials to take place without the presence of the defendant and/or his lawyer, which completely contradicts Hong Kong’s spirit of ruling by jurisdiction and law.
The story is true and every name is real. It is a story about a successful businesswoman who was illegally imprisoned for nine months in one of China’s most brutal labour camps — Wanjia. It is a story of beatings and torture; of survival and perseverance: And it is a testament to the power of her beliefs.