Posts Tagged ‘usa’

U.S. Flags Flown over Capitol Honor Master Li and World Falun Dafa Day

 At the request of Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, two United States flags flew over the U.S. Capitol on May 13, 2020 to honor Mr. Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Gong.  May 13 was the 21st World Falun Dafa Day and the 28th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s public introduction, as well as Master Li’s birthday. Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick…

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Arkansas House of Representatives Passes Resolution Condemning Forced Organ Harvesting in China

The Arkansas House of Representatives passed House Resolution 1022 on February 18, 2019. Proposed by Representative Dan Sullivan, the resolution encourages U.S. Congress and the Arkansas State Legislature to work to end organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience in China. The resolution points out that there exists mass killing of prisoners of conscience in China,…

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Five U.S. Cities Gifted with Shen Yun before Christmas

December 21 – 23, 2018, the weekend before Christmas, Shen Yun Performing Arts thrilled audiences in five U.S. cities: McAllen and Beaumont, Texas; Baltimore, Maryland; Rockford, Illinois; and San Jose, California.   “This Brought People Together” “I’ve never seen a performance in all of my life equal to what I saw today,” said Ronald Bowers,…

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Georgia: House Resolution Opposing Organ Harvesting in China Passes Unanimously

The State of Georgia in the U.S. unanimously passed House Resolution 944 on March 19, 2018, to express concerns over forced organ harvesting in China. The resolution also urges China to stop this practice that targets Falun Gong practitioners and other prisoners of conscience.   Zero Objections The resolution was sponsored by 19 representatives including…

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Shen Yun’s “Sheer Pageantry” Impresses Audiences in Australia and USA

The five touring companies of New York-based Shen Yun Performing Arts performed 28 shows in 10 cities in the United States and Australia between January 30 and February 4, 2018.   “High level of professionalism” Professional violinist Victoria Martino said about the show, “Very high level of professionalism… Very impressive.” “I’m very, very appreciative that…

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California Lawmakers Speak Out Against Forced Organ Harvesting in China

Falun Gong practitioners from the San Francisco Bay Area held a rally at the State Capitol in Sacramento, calling for the Chinese regime to end its state-sanctioned killing of Falun Gong practitioners for their organs. State Senator Joel Anderson and Assembly Members Randy Voepel and Tom Lackey spoke at the rally. One of the goals…

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US Secretary of State Tillerson Raises the Persecution of Falun Gong at Press Conference for International Religious Freedom Report

The US 2016 Report on International Religious Freedom was released at a press conference in Washington on August 15, 2017. China is among the ten “Countries of Particular Concern” for its severe religious persecution. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson specifically mentioned the persecution of Falun Gong, noting that in 2016, “dozens of Falun Gong members…

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