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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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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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Falun Gong Instruction Offered in Toronto Community Centres

Practitioners in Toronto have offered free Falun Gong exercise instructions at the city’s Stan Wadlow Clubhouse on Saturday afternoons since January this year. Many people learned the smooth and gentle exercises with some remarking about great improvements to their physical and mental health. “Falun Gong Helped Me Quit Smoking After 53 Years” At one session, …

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Film on China’s Live Organ Harvesting, “The Bleeding Edge,” Screens in Canada

The Bleeding Edge, a film exposing China’s state-sanctioned organ harvesting from living Falun Gong practitioners, was shown as part of the Vancouver Asian Film Festival (VAFF) on November 5, 2016. The film is a narrative feature by award-winning Vancouver-based director Leon Lee, who won a Peabody Award in 2015 for his documentary Human Harvest about …

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Falun Gong Marching Band a Part of Canadian Thanksgiving Parade

Canadian Falun Gong practitioners’ Tian Guo Marching Band was invited to perform at the 48th Thanksgiving parade in Kitchener-Waterloo. They were the only Chinese group among the 122 entries. Seven hundred thousand people, live and via television, watched the parade, the highlight of “Canada’s Greatest Bavarian Festival” which is the second largest Oktoberfest in the …

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Ontario, Canada: Falun Dafa Group’s Contribution Appreciated in Two Major Parades

The Falun Dafa Divine Land Marching Band and Waist Drum Team were invited to participate in two large-scale parades in Burlington and Oshawa on June 18 and 19, 2016. The blue and white costumes of the Marching Band members and the golden traditional Chinese outfits of the Waist Drummers were especially eye-catching on a bright …

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Canadian Lawmakers and Falun Gong Practitioners Celebrate World Falun Dafa Day

May 13, 2016 | Six current and former Canadian parliament members and 700 Falun Gong practitioners celebrated the 17th World Falun Dafa Day in front of Parliament Hill in Ottawa on May 10, 2016. Lawmakers Support Falun Gong’s Peaceful Resistance Parliament Members Peter Kent, Judy Sgro, Garnett Geuis, Elizabeth May, Senator Don Merrdith, and former PM …

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Minister of Foreign Affairs: Canada Concerned About Persecution of Falun Gong

Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Stéphane Dion recently emailed Li Xun, the president of the Canadian Falun Dafa Association, affirming the government’s support of Falun Gong. “Canada is concerned about the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners in China, including those with family ties to Canadians,” Dion wrote. “The promotion and protection of human rights is …

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