David Kilgour’s speech on 2014 World Falun Dafa Day Celebration in Ottawa (video)

Around a dozen MPs of all stripes attended festivities on Parliament Hill Wednesday to celebrate the 22nd anniversary of Falun Dafa, also called Falun Gong. The spiritual discipline was introduced to the public on May 13, 1992, in northeastern China by Mr. Li Hongzhi, and has since spread around the world. To mark the occasion,…

Uighur Attacks in China – Ethan Gutmann’s Interview on RTHK Hong Kong Radio

Ethan Gutmann’s interview on “Uighur attacks in China” can be heard on “China takes over the world” a hot Hong Kong Radio show. LISTEN TO RADIO INTERVIEW A new book titled Strategic Reassurance and Resolve: U.S.-China Relations in the Twenty-First Century says that competition between China and the United States is inevitable but it can be…

NYC Rally Offers Chance to Quit the Chinese Communist Party

By Epoch Times NEW YORK—More than a thousand practioners of Falun Dafa rallied at the United Nations headquarters at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Park Wednesday. They celebrated World Falun Dafa Day, appealed to the world to help stop the brutal persecution of Falun Dafa in China, and supported a growing number of Chinese who are quietly withdrawing…

Chinese Man Detained for Revealing CCP’s Organ Harvesting and Live Burial Practices

By Associated Press BEIJING— A Beijing man who supplied information to a dissident-run U.S.-based news website has been detained on charges he made up stories that disparaged the Chinese government, police said Tuesday. Xiang Nanfu was accused of providing false stories to Boxun.com that authorities harvested organs and buried people alive, according to a police statement.…

The Slaughter: Doctors Witness Live Organ Harvesting

by NTD Television Following the exposure of Chinese Communist Party’s live organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners, more and more secret investigations have been conducted to identify the authenticity of the allegation. The Slaughter is a new book soon to be released in August. Written by former U.S. think tank researcher Ethan Gutmann, this book illustrates…

Parliamentarians Against Forced Organ Harvesting Forms In Asia

by NTD Television Upon the insistent exposure of the CCP’s brutal persecution of Falun Gong, especially the crimes of live organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners, many more international communities have stood up for justice demanding the end of the persecution. Recently, Parliamentarians Against Forced Organ Harvesting (PAFOH) in Asia branch was created, with 27…

Herb Gray / Canada-Israel Relations / Antisemitism / Love of Neighbour

by David Kilgour Agudath Israel Congregation – Ottawa – 26 April 2014 Rabbi Barry Schlesinger and members of the congregation, Shalom Shabbat.Thank you for the honour of speaking to you this morning on the Numbers/Leviticus injunction ( 19:16): “Do not be indifferent to the bloodshed inflicted on your fellow man.” There are few limits on what this…

Europe Must Help End Forced Organ Harvesting in China

By Edward McMillan-Scott | April 25, 2014 On Dec. 12, 2013, the European Parliament passed a resolution (that I sponsored) unequivocally condemning the Chinese regime’s forced organ harvesting, especially from Falun Gong prisoners of conscience, and calling for an EU investigation into the practice. The same week, a U.S. congressional sub-committee on Asia & Pacific adopted a…

Interview with Ethan Gutmann on His Book The Slaughter

DAFOH: Have you made any new discoveries in your research on forced organ harvesting in China? Ethan Gutmann: Well, let me lead off with something I can’t fully talk about until my book is released. I interviewed well over a hundred individuals for The Slaughter. Among them was a surgeon with a peerless reputation for integrity…

Edward McMillan-Scott, MEP – Outspoken Combatant Against Forced Organ Pillaging Needs Your Support

Edward McMillan-Scott, MEP is the Vice-President of the European Parliament, Democracy & Human Rights He is one of the most outspoken front runners in Europe (and globally) in the combat against the unethical, forced organ harvesting in China. For years, he was significantly involved in raising awareness against forced organ harvesting in China, leaving a strong voice…

Top Chinese Transplant Official Says There’s No Plan to Stop Using Prisoner Organs

By Matthew Robertson, Epoch Times | April 11, 2014 Wang Haibo, an unofficial spokesperson on China’s organ transplant policies, recently told a well-known German journalist that the Chinese regime had no intention of announcing a schedule for weaning itself off the use of organs from executed prisoners. “The question is, ‘When can China solve the problem of the…

International Transplant Community Raises Voice Against China’s Abuses

By Matthew Robertson, Epoch Times | April 7, 2014 Two foremost international transplant organizations have penned an open letter to Xi Jinping, the leader of the Chinese Communist Party, calling China’s system of organ transplantation corrupt and “scorned by the international community,” while exhorting the Party leader to make thoroughgoing changes. The publication of the missive jointly signed by…

Students Object to Award for Chinese Transplant Official

By Carol Wickenkamp, Epoch Times | April 1, 2014 Hong Kong University (HKU) defended its honorary doctorate award this month to one of the architects of China’s highly criticized organ transplant system after the University of Hong Kong Students’ Union criticized the decision.  After meeting with China’s former vice minister for health, Huang Jiefu, the union issued the critical…

Update and next steps: The killing of Falun Gong for their organs

Revised remarks to the European Economic and Social Committee 19 March 2014, Brussels, Belgium by David Matas I want in this talk to cover three topics: the evidence on the killing of Falun Gong for their organs; recent developments and next steps to combat organ transplant abuse in China. Evidence I am a lawyer in…

Issue of China’s Forced Organ Harvesting from Falun Gong Raised at UNHRC

By Omid Ghoreishi, Epoch Times | March 31, 2014 The Chinese regime’s macabre practice of killing Falun Gong practitioners for their organs was raised before the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva recently by the Vancouver-based Lawyer’s Rights Watch Canada. Speaking at a session reviewing the UNHRC’s report on China’s human rights record, Vani Selvarajah of Lawyer’s…