Posts Tagged ‘canada’

Canada: Elected Officials Offer Congratulations on World Falun Dafa Day

As of May 4, 2020, proclamations have been received from 35 elected Canadian officials in recognition of the 21st World Falun Dafa Day, as well as the 28th anniversary of the practice’s introduction to the world. Falun Dafa, also known as Falun Gong, is a meditation and self-cultivation practice based on the principles of Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance. Introduced to…

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Canadian MP: The Chinese Communist Party and WHO Should be Held Accountable for the Pandemic

Michael Cooper, member of parliament in Canada, recently said in an interview that an independent investigation should be conducted into the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and WHO for their liabilities related to the coronavirus pandemic.  Irwin Cotler, former Liberal justice minister, urged Canada to impose Magnitsky-style sanctions on Chinese officials who mistreated or silenced whistle…

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Quebec, Canada: Falun Gong Parade Impresses Spectators

Falun Gong practitioners from Quebec City held a grand parade on Saturday, June 8, 2019, to celebrate the 27th anniversary of the practice’s public introduction. Led by a gigantic “Falun Dafa” blue banner and the Tian Guo Marching Band, the procession set off at noon from the provincial parliament building and traversed the major streets…

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Ontario, Canada: Falun Gong Warmly Welcomed at York Regional Police Event

Falun Gong practitioners were invited to take part in the 16th International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination held by the York Regional Police. The annual event, held this year on April 9, 2018, showcases the tremendous cultural diversity of the York area, a large metropolitan community north of Toronto. The day’s events included…

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News Report Exposes Chinese Regime Harassment of Falun Gong in Canada

An article in the National Post on January 5, 2018, titled “’Don’t step out of line’: Confidential report reveals how Chinese officials harass activists in Canada,” exposed how the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) had used its overseas agents to harass Canadian human rights activists, dissidents, and the Falun Gong in particular. The article cited an…

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Canada: Introducing Falun Dafa at McGill University’s Activities Night

Falun Dafa practitioners recently took part in “Activities Night” at McGill University, that ran from September 2 to 4, 2017. They introduced Falun Dafa to new students at the university. More than 250 student organisations, including the new Falun Dafa organisation– Falun Dafa at McGill – presented a broad spectrum of campus activities to incoming freshmen at…

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Canadian Lawmaker Urges Co-workers to Back His Organ Trafficking Bill

Conservative MP Garnett Genuis raised the issue of forced organ harvesting in China this week in the House of Commons in hopes of securing government support for his organ trafficking bill. “Canada needs to be vocal in standing up for international human rights, and in particular for the rights of persecuted minorities. Even above that,…

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Historic Peaceful Appeal in China Being Remembered in Major Canadian Cities

Several events were recently held in major Canadian cities to commemorate the peaceful appeal by Falun Dafa practitioners in Beijing on April 25, 1999. After the Chinese government illegally arrested dozens of practitioners in Tianjin, over 10,000 practitioners voluntarily gathered in nearby Beijing to request their release. Three months later, then-Communist Party leader Jiang Zemin…

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