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Rep. Rohrabacher Says Trump’s Taiwan Call Shows US Not ‘Pushovers’

Dana Rohrabacher. (Lisa Fan/Epoch Times)
Dana Rohrabacher. (Lisa Fan/Epoch Times)

President-elect Donald Trump’s telephone call with Taiwan sends a strong signal to the Chinese communist regime, said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a candidate for Secretary of...


  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 4, 2016. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

    Editorial: The Legacy of China’s Parasitic Economic Model and the Impact of Xi Jinping’s Anti-Corruption Campaign

    China’s economy appears to be slowing down after years of booming growth. To revitalize the economy, the current Chinese leadership needs to get its priorities... Read more

  • Over 6,300 Falun Gong practitioners form an emblem of Falun Gong and the Chinese characters, truthfulness, compassion and forbearance at the Liberty Square in Taipei on Nov. 26, 2016. (Chen Po-chou/Epoch Times)

    Over 6,000 Gather in Taiwan to Form Emblem of Falun Gong

    TAIPEI, Taiwan—After two days of intensive labor and preparation, a huge symbol appeared center stage at Taiwan’s Liberty Square, named for its role in the island’s transition... Read more

  • A woman carries a child on her back in Beijing on Nov. 24, 2014. (Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

    Women Continue to Face Coercion, Crippling Fines Under Two-Child Policy

    It has been a year since China’s Communist Party announced that it would be ending its notorious one-child policy and replacing it with a new... Read more

  • A vendor picks up a 100 yuan note above a newspaper featuring a photo of US president-elect Donald Trump, at a news stand in Beijing on Nov. 10, 2016. Trump has talked tough on trade — and his policies might actually help China. (Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump’s Trade Threats Could Actually Help China

    Donald J. Trump came to power in the recent U.S. election with promises of “Making America Great Again,” a pitch which in good part vowed... Read more

  • A crowd gathers outside the Second Hospital of the Beijing Armed Police Corps on May 4, 2016. (Epoch Times)

    People’s Armed Police in China Updates on Its Exit From Hospital Industry

    The Chinese regime’s paramilitary force has started giving up its business projects—a move that could have a consequential impact on a severe human rights violation... Read more

  • Fan-Zhongyan picture by Epoch Times.

    Politician Fan Zhongyan Put Others’ Needs First

    Fan Zhongyan was a prominent politician and a famed poet and writer during the Northern Song Dynasty (A.D. 970-1127). A saying of his, “Be the... Read more

  • A photo taken on Aug. 28, 2014 shows a branch of the of the China Construction Bank in Shanghai. (Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images)

    Chinese Banks Unveil Debt-to-Equity Swap Arms

    News Analysis The “Big Five” Chinese banks are setting up subsidiaries to buy and manage debt-to-equity swaps, realizing a directive from Beijing earlier this year... Read more

  • Fu Xinuo, a Chinese child made deaf due to unsafe medication, gives a warning  in September about unsafe medication in China that is harming tens of thousands of children annually. (CCTV.com)

    Tens of Thousands of Children in China Go Deaf Annually Due to Unsafe Drugs

    In a public announcement, China’s state-run television CCTV has a simple message to parents: children are not miniatures of adults when it comes to taking... Read more

  • Tianjin Party Secretary Li Hongzhong. (Duowei)

    Analysis: Behind Tianjin Leader Li Hongzhong’s Outburst of Loyalty to Xi Jinping

    News analysis China’s leader Xi Jinping may have recently promoted Li Hongzhong to the office of Tianjin’s Communist Party secretary, but he may not be... Read more

  • Mr Craig Kelly, member of parliament for Hughes, speaks at Capital Hill spoke to the rally about "why I have been proud to be co-chairmen of the Parliamentary group against forced organ harvesting.” Canberra, Australia, Nov. 21, 2016. (Linda Zhang/Epoch Times)

    Australia: Falun Gong Practitioners Appeal to Stop Organ Harvesting

    On November 21, hundreds of Australian Falun Gong practitioners rallied in front of Capital Hill in Canberra to raise awareness of the ongoing human rights... Read more

  • Chinese human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong. (Epoch Times)

    Chinese Lawyer Jiang Tianyong’s Last Major Interview Before His Disappearance

    Very recently, Chinese human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong went incommunicado after a work trip to south central China. Jiang was in Changsha, the capital of... Read more

  • A copy of the local Chinese magazine Global People with a cover story that translates to 'Why did Trump win' at a news stand in Shanghai on November 14, 2016. (Johannes EiseleAFP/Getty Images)

    The Decline of Economics and the Rise of Donald Trump

    Chinese economist Ma Guangyuan contemplates what the U.S. election results tell us about the absence of ethics in today’s economics, particularly as it relates to... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping (L) and Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying (R) at the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Lima, Peru, on Nov. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

    Analysis: Behind the Xi Jinping-Leung Chun-Ying Meeting at APEC

    There is more than meets the eye to the encounter between Chinese leader Xi Jinping and Hong Kong chief executive Leung Chun-ying at a recent... Read more

  • Chinese flower painting by Sun Mingguo/Epoch Times

    Life Exists Because of One’s Soul

    Most people believe that we have souls, but know little about when and how a soul begins to dominate a human body. We may find... Read more

  • Carolyn Bartholomew, Vice Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, introduces the Commission's 2016 Annual Report to the Congress, on November 16 on Capitol Hill. To her left is Chairman Dennis C. Shea who spoke before her. The bipartisan commission reports to Congress on national security implications and the economic relationship between the U.S. and People's Republic of China. (Gary Feuerberg/ Epoch Times)

    China’s Deeply Flawed Economy Hurting America, Finds Congressional Report

    WASHINGTON—Members of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Commission, an advisory group to Congress on China, are calling for a reconsideration of the United States’ long-held... Read more

  • Chinese retirees walk on the street in Beijing Oct. 16, 2014. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

    China’s Pension Reform Diverts More Money into Risky Assets

    To boost returns and support a growing population of aging pensioners, China is embarking on a plan to centralize management of pension funds and divert... Read more

  • Female Shen Yun dancers perform a classical Chinese dance number. (Courtesy of Shen Yun Performing Arts)

    Hong Kong Government Encouraged to Invite Premier Classical Chinese Dance Company

    For the past decade, Shen Yun Performing Arts, a classical Chinese dance and music company, has played to full theaters in over a hundred cities... Read more

  • Professor Sheng Jianhong, the deputy director of the Shanghai Office of Local Chronicles, gives a presentation in New York in October, 2016. (New Tang Dynasty Television)

    Chinese Official Talks Xi Jinping’s Ideas With Epoch Times

    NEW YORK—Around late October, Professor Sheng Jianhong, the deputy director of the Shanghai Office of Local Chronicles, sought out and was interviewed by the Chinese... Read more

  • Li Mengfei, from New York City, attends the annual Falun Gong conference in San Francisco. (Edward Dye/Epoch Times)

    Falun Gong Practitioners Compare Notes About Ending Persecution

    SAN FRANCISCO—Lily Zhang, a Chinese-American woman in her 50s, said that while growing up in communist China, she used to be “a classic Ironwoman.” The... Read more

  • Over 1,500 Falun Gong practitioners from over 30 countries hold a candlelight vigil in front of the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco on Oct. 22, 2016, for those who have died during the persecution in China. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)

    Vigil Outside Chinese Consulate Shines Light on Deadly Persecution

    SAN FRANCISCO—It’s impossible to tell at a glance that Wang Liansu, a gently-spoken native of northeastern China now living in San Francisco, was brutally beaten... Read more

  • Over 5,000 practitioners and supporters of Falun Gong march in a parade in San Francisco on Oct. 22, 2016, bringing awareness to the practice and calling an end to the persecution in China that started on July 20, 1999. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)

    Colorful Falun Gong March Brings Serious Message to San Francisco

    Late in the crisp, mostly cloudless morning of Oct. 22, thousands of people took part in a march meant to help end a bloody persecution... Read more

  • A Filipino fisherman is seen past the US Navy amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD-20) during an amphibious landing exercise on a beach at San Antonio in Zambales province on April 21, 2015, as part of annual Philippine-US joint maneuvers some 220 kilometres (137 miles) east of the Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea. The Philippines voiced alarm April 20 about Chinese "aggressiveness" in disputed regional waters as it launched giant war games with the United States that were partly aimed as a warning shot to Beijing. AFP PHOTO/TED ALJIBE        (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

    Philippine President Breaks Ties With US, Realigns With China and Russia

    The Philippines’ controversial President Rodrigo Duterte has been criticized for his violent campaign against crime, but it is the former mayor’s foreign policy overhaul that... Read more

  • (From Left) Clayton Dube, Director of University of Southern California US-China Center; Deborah Seligsohn, researcher at UCSD; John Kamm, Founder of The Dui Hua Foundation; Susan Finder, Visiting Lecturer at the School of Transnational Law of Peking University, during a panel discussion at a US-China Institute conference in Los Angeles, California, on Sept. 29. (Juliet Zhu/Epoch Times)

    China’s Growing Power Plays Raise Eyebrows Among Scholars

    LOS ANGELES—China’s increasing American investment and what some see as meddling in U.S. affairs, along with its aggression in the East and South China Seas,... Read more

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to the audience during the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri on October 9, 2016. (Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

    A New American From China Sees Democracy Up Close

    Three months ago, I did a phone survey with the Gallup poll, and about 10 days before the second presidential debate they called me back... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping meets U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner (2nd R) and other delegates during a meeting at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, on May 3, 2012. (Jason Lee/AFP/GettyImages)

    Hillary Clinton Allegedly Praised Chinese Leader Xi Jinping as ‘Good News’ in Leaked Speeches

    In private speeches and emails from 2013 and recently released via Wikileaks, U.S. Secretary of State and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton commended Chinese leader... Read more

  • Falun Gong adherents demonstrate outside of the United Nations Plaza in Manhattan on Sept. 20, 2016. (Larry Dai/Epoch Times)

    Demonstrators Bring Falun Gong Into Focus as Chinese Premier Visits New York

    NEW YORK—Standing in the light rain in front of tight security outside U.N. headquarters, Zhang Shufen, who used to be a company service representative in... Read more

  • A Moon Festival greeting card, sent by Falun Gong practitioners from northern China’s Shanxi Province, to the founder of the spiritual practice (Minghui.org)

    Moon Festival Greetings Sent to Founder of Falun Gong

    Poems, personal messages, and colored cards are pouring into a Falun Gong website as thousands express their greetings and goodwill to Mr. Li Hongzhi, the... Read more

  • Panel 1 in action at the AmCham China Conference 2016, at the Four Seasons Hotel, Hong Kong on Friday Sept 9. (L-R) Kevin Sneader (Moderator), William Fung, Chairman Li & Fung, Ryan Stork of Blackrock and Kenneth Hitchner, of Goldman Sachs. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    AmCham China Conference 2016

    HONG KONG—The AmCham China Conference 2016 was held on September 9 with the theme of Managing the Transition: Foreign Business in the new China. The... Read more

  • President Barack Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping during the Paris Climate deal at the G20 Leaders Summit  in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 3, 2016. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

    The Silent War Against America’s Image

    News Analysis War is often mistaken for simply the troop-on-troop combat we see in movies. In reality, warfare is an all-encompassing system that targets not... Read more

  • President Barack Obama meets with Chinese leader Xi Jinping in France on Nov. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    At G-20 Summit in China, President Obama, Xi Jinping Can Leave Lasting Legacy

    Commentary Several hot-button issues will no doubt be on the agenda when President Barack Obama meets with Chinese regime leader Xi Jinping at the G-20:... Read more

  • Sandy Phan-Gillis at the Mausoleum of Emperor Qin Shihuang, near Xi'an, China, in an undated photo. (via the Houston Chronicle/courtesy of Jeff Gillis)

    Theories Circulate Explaining Spy Charges Against Texas Woman

    A Texan woman who has been held since last March by the Chinese authorities, is now being charged as an American spy. As she proclaims... Read more

  • Musician Prince performed onstage at the 36th Annual NAACP Image Awards at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, California on March 19, 2005. 
An investigation is underway to determine whether the pills that Prince had been taking were from illegal sources, the major supplier of which is China. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

    Counterfeit Drug Containing Deadly Fentanyl From China Might Have Killed Prince

    Months after Prince died of a drug overdose, police investigators say that the pills that killed him were counterfeit and contained fentanyl, which was most likely... Read more

  • Epoch Times national security reporter Joshua Philipp speaks at the Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology headquarters in Washington D.C. on July 28, 2016. (Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology)

    Video: Expert Details China’s Spy Networks in the US

    Cyber and Beyond: The Inner Workings of Chinese Espionage from Joshua Philipp Slides for video above. *** Espionage, in Hollywood terms, involves agents in tuxedos... Read more

  • Danielle Wang speaks for her father, Wang Zhiwen, at a demonstration in Manhattan before the Chinese Consulate. (Leo Timm/Epoch Times)

    Demonstration Outside Consulate Demands High-Profile Prisoner Be Allowed to Leave China

    NEW YORK—Two hundred people joined a demonstration across the street from the Chinese Consulate in Manhattan on Aug. 11, demanding that the Chinese authorities allow... Read more

  • Smartphones show the ride-hailing apps Uber Technology Ltd., left, and Didi Chuxing at a residential compound in Beijing, on  Aug. 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    Uber’s Chinese Rival Acquiring Company’s China Operations

    BEIJING—Uber Technology Ltd.’s main Chinese rival said Monday it is acquiring the U.S. ride-hailing service’s China operation in a deal that links the companies following... Read more

  • Exterior of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation building in Arlington, VA (Christina Richards/Shutterstock)

    Chinese Government Suspected of Hacking Into FDIC Computers

    WASHINGTON—The Chinese government is believed to have hacked into computers at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. in 2010, 2011 and 2013, including the workstation of... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 4, 2016. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

    Editorial: The Legacy of China’s Parasitic Economic Model and the Impact of Xi Jinping’s Anti-Corruption Campaign

    China’s economy appears to be slowing down after years of booming growth. To revitalize the economy, the current Chinese leadership needs to get its priorities... Read more

  • A woman carries a child on her back in Beijing on Nov. 24, 2014. (Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

    Women Continue to Face Coercion, Crippling Fines Under Two-Child Policy

    It has been a year since China’s Communist Party announced that it would be ending its notorious one-child policy and replacing it with a new... Read more

  • A crowd gathers outside the Second Hospital of the Beijing Armed Police Corps on May 4, 2016. (Epoch Times)

    People’s Armed Police in China Updates on Its Exit From Hospital Industry

    The Chinese regime’s paramilitary force has started giving up its business projects—a move that could have a consequential impact on a severe human rights violation... Read more

  • Tianjin Party Secretary Li Hongzhong. (Duowei)

    Analysis: Behind Tianjin Leader Li Hongzhong’s Outburst of Loyalty to Xi Jinping

    News analysis China’s leader Xi Jinping may have recently promoted Li Hongzhong to the office of Tianjin’s Communist Party secretary, but he may not be... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping (L) and Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying (R) at the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Lima, Peru, on Nov. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

    Analysis: Behind the Xi Jinping-Leung Chun-Ying Meeting at APEC

    There is more than meets the eye to the encounter between Chinese leader Xi Jinping and Hong Kong chief executive Leung Chun-ying at a recent... Read more

  • The Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in Hong Kong on Aug. 27, 2014. (Alex Ogle/AFP/Getty Images)

    Exclusive: Xi Jinping Plans Mass Ouster of Corrupt Hong Kong Officials From Top Chinese Advisory Body

    HONG KONG—Chinese leader Xi Jinping is preparing to purge Hongkongers from the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference if they bribed their way into the national... Read more

  • Protesters use umbrellas to block the pepper spray from police officers after clashing outside the Chinese central government's liaison office 
after thousands marched in a parade in Hong Kong on Nov. 6, 2016. 
(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

    To Understand Rising Tensions in Hong Kong, Look to Beijing

    News analysis If an oil well catches fire, firefighters ignite dynamite near the blaze. The blast has an effect similar to blowing out a candle... Read more

  • Wang Qishan, head of the Chinese regime's anti-corruption agency, attends the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference on March 3, 2016. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

    Exclusive: China’s Anti-Corruption Chief Will Be Exempt From Forced Retirement

    Chinese leader Xi Jinping will find a “special arrangement” to retain Wang Qishan, head of the anti-corruption campaign, according to a high-level source familiar with... Read more

  • Troops from the People's Armed Police form up for an anti-hijack drill in Guangzhou City, China on Nov. 16, 2005. (China Photo/Getty Images)

    Xi Jinping Is Cleaning up China’s Paramilitary Police

    News analysis Police in China generally aren’t allowed to carry automatic weapons—that is except for the People’s Armed Police. This paramilitary force is regularly mobilized... Read more

  • Joseph Lian Yi-zheng, a former Hong Kong Economic Journal political columnist, in Hong Kong on Aug. 9, 2016. (Choi Man-man/Epoch Times)

    Joseph Lian: Hong Kong’s Leader Hastens His Own Fall

    HONG KONG—To the casual observer, recent high-profile events in Hong Kong suggest that Leung Chun-ying, the city’s top leader, has the favor of Beijing. On... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Beijing on Oct. 31, 2016. (Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images)

    China’s Xi Jinping Broaches the Red Line With Feature Series on Corruption

    News analysis Anyone living in China in the past four years would be acutely aware of Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign: Official and semi-official... Read more

  • Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin at the Great Hall of the People on Nov. 8, 2012 in Beijing. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

    Here’s How Former Chinese Leader Jiang Zemin Could Be Brought Down

    News analysis For the past four years, Chinese leader Xi Jinping has been steadily maneuvering into an advantageous position to deal with his predecessor Jiang... Read more

  • Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying at a press conference in Hong Kong on June 20, 2016. (Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

    Exclusive: Beijing Turns on Hong Kong Leader

    HONG KONG—Leung Chun-ying, the chief executive of Hong Kong, is not in good standing with the present Chinese leadership and will almost certainly not be... Read more

  • Xin Ziling in an undated photograph. (Apollo Net)

    Maverick Former Chinese Official Explains Dynamics of Elite Communist Party Politics

    Xi Jinping is widely misunderstood by the media and intellectuals because they don’t understand the power dynamics inside the Chinese communist regime today, according to... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping (C) and other members of the Politburo Standing Committee attend the Sixth Plenary Session of the 18th Central Committee in Beijing on Oct. 27, 2016. (Li Xueren/Xinhua via AP)

    As ‘Core’ Leader, China’s Xi Jinping Can Shake Up Regime

    News Analysis On paper, Chinese Communist Party chief Xi Jinping has no need to affirm his status as China’s paramount leader. Xi sits at the... Read more

  • BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 30:  Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection Wang Qishan (L) arrive the Monument to the People's Heroes during a ceremony marking Martyr(degrees)?s Day at Tiananmen Square on September 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. China's top legislature approved September 30 as the Martyrs' Day last month.  (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images)

    China’s Xi Jinping in Ascendancy Before Key Party Conference

    News analysis Leadership transition in the Chinese regime is a messy affair. Party leaders who cannot align themselves with the stance of key founding revolutionaries... Read more

  • A staff member arranges books about Chinese President Xi Jinping in the media center for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing on November 5, 2014. (Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images)

    What Xi Jinping’s Reading List Says About the Future of His Leadership

    Books are important, especially in an authoritarian society where the state decides what goes to press. This gives some context to the piece run by... Read more

  • Anti-corruption chief Wang Qishan at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 5, 2014. Recently, anti-corruption investigators criticized the 610 Office, an extralegal Party organization that oversees the persecution of Falun Gong, in a feedback report. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

    610 Office, ‘China’s Gestapo’, Is Criticized by Party Investigators

    Working with the Chinese police, agents of the “610 Office” would break into the homes of Falun Gong practitioners, ransack the place, and make arrests... Read more

  • Politburo Standing Committee member Zhang Dejiang at the Central Government Offices in Hong Kong on May 19, 2016. (Jerome Favre/AFP/Gettyy Images)

    Official Censure of Hong Kong Affairs Office Confirms Trouble for Chinese Overseer

    The burgeoning struggle for control in Chinese politics over the Hong Kong and Macau portfolio, playing out in the press for the last several months,... Read more

  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping arrives the fifth plenary meeting of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People on March 15, 2013 in Beijing, China. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

    Party Theoretician Backs Xi Jinping as ‘Core Leader’

    News analysis Months after a handful of high-ranking Communist Party officials called for Chinese leader Xi Jinping to be considered the “core” of the regime’s... Read more

  • A vendor picks up a 100 yuan note above a newspaper featuring a photo of US president-elect Donald Trump, at a news stand in Beijing on Nov. 10, 2016. Trump has talked tough on trade — and his policies might actually help China. (Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump’s Trade Threats Could Actually Help China

    Donald J. Trump came to power in the recent U.S. election with promises of “Making America Great Again,” a pitch which in good part vowed... Read more

  • A photo taken on Aug. 28, 2014 shows a branch of the of the China Construction Bank in Shanghai. (Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images)

    Chinese Banks Unveil Debt-to-Equity Swap Arms

    News Analysis The “Big Five” Chinese banks are setting up subsidiaries to buy and manage debt-to-equity swaps, realizing a directive from Beijing earlier this year... Read more

  • A copy of the local Chinese magazine Global People with a cover story that translates to 'Why did Trump win' at a news stand in Shanghai on November 14, 2016. (Johannes EiseleAFP/Getty Images)

    The Decline of Economics and the Rise of Donald Trump

    Chinese economist Ma Guangyuan contemplates what the U.S. election results tell us about the absence of ethics in today’s economics, particularly as it relates to... Read more

  • Carolyn Bartholomew, Vice Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, introduces the Commission's 2016 Annual Report to the Congress, on November 16 on Capitol Hill. To her left is Chairman Dennis C. Shea who spoke before her. The bipartisan commission reports to Congress on national security implications and the economic relationship between the U.S. and People's Republic of China. (Gary Feuerberg/ Epoch Times)

    China’s Deeply Flawed Economy Hurting America, Finds Congressional Report

    WASHINGTON—Members of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Commission, an advisory group to Congress on China, are calling for a reconsideration of the United States’ long-held... Read more

  • Chinese retirees walk on the street in Beijing Oct. 16, 2014. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

    China’s Pension Reform Diverts More Money into Risky Assets

    To boost returns and support a growing population of aging pensioners, China is embarking on a plan to centralize management of pension funds and divert... Read more

  • A Chinese investor watches the U.S. presidential election on his smartphone at a securities company in Beijing on Nov. 9. (WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump and China: What Can He Actually Do?

    Immediately after Donald Trump became president-elect, the Chinese yuan fell through key support at 6.80 yuan per dollar, the lowest level since 2010. The market... Read more

  • A woman walks past a Vanke Service Center in Beijing July 6, 2016.
(STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    Plot Thickens for Control of China Vanke as Evergrande Enters Fray

    The ongoing battle for the future of China Vanke Co. Ltd., the world’s biggest residential real estate developer, took a fresh turn as conglomerate Evergrande... Read more

  • Chairman of China's Wanda Group Wang Jianlin in Beijing on Aug. 25, 2016. (FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

    In Conquering Hollywood, China’s Wanda Group Doesn’t Play by the Rules

    The Chinese regime’s growing influence over Hollywood is different from the rise of any other power in any industry. It is not being done through... Read more

  • JPMorgan First Capital offices are seen in Beijing in a file photo. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    Credit Suisse Expands China Presence as Foreign Banks Retrench

    Credit Suisse AG is broadening its business in China, a move that puts the Swiss investment bank at odds with foreign rivals, some of which... Read more

  • Customers ride a spiral elevator in a newly-opened shopping mall in Shanghai on March 17, 2015. China's overseas investment appears to be slowing down with the broader economy. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    Why China’s Era as a Global ‘Big Spender’ Is Coming to an End

    China’s ambitious overseas capital investment projects, which exceeded US$1.13 trillion at the end of September, are experiencing serious setbacks. According to a recent report, China... Read more

  • A woman heads towards a departure gate at Chek Lap Kok airport in Hong Kong in this file photo. (Christian Keenan/Getty Images)

    China Capital Outflows Are a Vote of No Confidence in Economy

    The Chinese currency, the yuan, is a strange animal. Linked to the U.S. dollar, it hardly moves—but when it does, financial markets get jittery, especially... Read more

  • A driver uses Alipay on his smartphone to pay a highway toll, on the Hangzhou-Ningbo Expressway in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province Sept. 21. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    China’s Alipay Seeks to Export Mobile Payments Abroad

    China is the world’s largest and fastest-growing market for mobile payments, and its most popular service is planning to parlay its success abroad. Alipay, China’s biggest mobile... Read more

  • Lynk & Co's upcoming 01 SUV is displayed during its launch event in Berlin, Oct. 20, 2016. (Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images)

    Is China’s Geely Building a Car Brand for the Future?

    One of the most ambitious new car debuts in recent memory occurred last week in Berlin. The 01 SUV, from new car brand Lynk &... Read more

  • Deng Xiaoping’s ‘cat theory,’ parodied by the political cartoonist Rebel Pepper. (Rebel Pepper)

    Reflecting on Deng Xiaoping’s ‘Cat Theory’ of Economic Reform

    Editor’s note: China’s rapid economic growth over the past three decades began with a privatization process pushed forward by former Chinese Communist Party leader Deng... Read more

  • The landmark Waldorf Astoria hotel on Park Avenue, New York City, was sold to Beijing-based Anbang Insurance Group for $1.95 billion in 2014. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

    The Five Companies Leading China’s Overseas Expansion

    China’s military does not yet have the capability to deploy its power quickly on a global scale. But economically, it’s well on its way. Chinese... Read more

  • A laborer works on the rooftop of the Wanda Reign Wuhan Hotel, in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, on Aug. 27, 2013. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    China’s Property Craze: It’s Not All Bad

    Mainland Chinese borrowed almost $100 billion in August alone to buy houses. Roughly 70 percent of new loans are mortgages. Prices in Shenzhen and Shanghai are up... Read more

  • An elderly Chinese farmer stands outside her home on farmland backdropped by a new housing development outside Beijing on Nov. 21, 2014. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

    Comparing the Role of Government in the Economies of China and the United States

    The size of China’s government is enormous. By 2007 China’s fiscal revenues had reached 5.1 trillion yuan ($770 billion), which accounted for 21 percent of... Read more

  • Customers and real estate agents look at several building models at a real estate exhibition in Jiashan, Zhejiang Province on Oct. 19, 2012. (AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

    China’s Ponzi Real Estate Market

    China’s real estate market is akin to a Ponzi scheme with the government acting as the dealer, referee, and big player. The market is entirely... Read more

  • A Bank of China branch in the City of London May 13, 2016. Bank of China is one of a number of Chinese banks looking to expand their presence abroad. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

    Follow the Money: Chinese Banks on Course for Global Expansion

    In an effort to curb runaway real estate prices, major banks in Australia—a popular destination for Chinese real estate investors—have stopped lending to foreign property... Read more

  • A group of potential real estate buyers look at an estate plan by a local developer at a property exhibition in Shanghai on March 19, 2006. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

    Why China’s Real Estate Bubble Is Still Going Strong

    Editor’s note: For a number of years, both Chinese and Western economists have commented on China’s out-of-control real estate bubble. According to all indications, the... Read more

  • Fan-Zhongyan picture by Epoch Times.

    Politician Fan Zhongyan Put Others’ Needs First

    Fan Zhongyan was a prominent politician and a famed poet and writer during the Northern Song Dynasty (A.D. 970-1127). A saying of his, “Be the... Read more

  • Chinese flower painting by Sun Mingguo/Epoch Times

    Life Exists Because of One’s Soul

    Most people believe that we have souls, but know little about when and how a soul begins to dominate a human body. We may find... Read more

  • Chinese landscape painting by Sun Mingguo/Epoch Times

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  • Emperor Ming of the Eastern Han Dynasty (Susu / Epoch Times)

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  • Contestants in NTD's 2016 International Classical Chinese Dance Competition. (NTD)

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  • Zheng Xuan. (Public domain)

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  • By unifying China, Qin Shi Huang brought an end to over 500 years of political fragmentation and warfare.  (New Tang Dynasty Television)

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  • Confucius. (Public Domain)

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  • LI Zunlong, a contestant in the 2016 International Chinese Traditional Martial Arts Competition, performs in the Men's Weapons category on Sept. 17, 2016. (Dai Bing/Epoch Times)

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  • Composite Song Dynasty depictions of Yu the Great and the Yellow River. 
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  • Composite Song Dynasty depictions of Yu the Great and the Yellow River. 
(National Palace Museum/PD-Art;Beijing Palace Museum/PD-Art)

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    This is the seventh in a series of articles by Epoch Times staff describing the foundations of Chinese civilization, and setting forth the traditional Chinese... Read more

  • Martial Arts master Li Youfu, head judge of the NTD Television martial arts competition. (Epoch Times)

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(National Palace Museum/PD-Art;Beijing Palace Museum/PD-Art)

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    This is the sixth in a series of articles by Epoch Times staff describing the foundations of Chinese civilization and setting forth the traditional Chinese... Read more

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    Legendary Foundations of Chinese Civilization: Emperor Shun

    This is the fifth in a series of articles by Epoch Times describing the foundations of Chinese civilization, and setting forth the traditional Chinese worldview... Read more

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  • Painting by Sun Mingguo/Epoch Times.

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    Chinese culture is based primarily on the Daoist culture. Although historically there were Confucian scholars such as Han Yu, Liu Kai, and Shi Jie, there... Read more

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  • The emperors Yao, Shun, and Yu ruled during the time of a legendary deluge that devastated civilization. (Epoch Times)

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    This is the fourth in a series of articles by Epoch Times staff describing the foundations of Chinese civilization, and setting forth the traditional Chinese worldview... Read more

  • Mr Craig Kelly, member of parliament for Hughes, speaks at Capital Hill spoke to the rally about "why I have been proud to be co-chairmen of the Parliamentary group against forced organ harvesting.” Canberra, Australia, Nov. 21, 2016. (Linda Zhang/Epoch Times)

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  • Chinese human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong. (Epoch Times)

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  • Copies of a book by renowned Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng on display during a press conference at the Legislative Council Complex in Hong Kong on June 14, 2016. (Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • It's Sunny Guo's mission to tell people of the free world about the persecution because it has deeper implications. "This is not just related to us. It is related to everybody, every life in this world,” she said. (Cat Rooney/Epoch Times)

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  • U.S. Ambassador to China Gary Locke delivers his farewell speech at the Beijing American Center on Feb. 26, 2014 in Beijing. Locke said that Clinton is strong on human rights. (ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

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    Gary Locke, the former ambassador to China, became an internet sensation in that country after he was spotted paying for his own Starbucks and carrying... Read more

  • (L–R) International human rights lawyer David Matas, former justice minister Irwin Cotler, and former secretary of state for Asia-Pacific David Kilgour at the parliamentary international human rights subcommittee hearing in Ottawa on Nov. 3, 2016, where Matas and Kilgour provided a briefing on organ transplantation abuses in China. (Epoch Times)

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  • Speakers at the Oct. 28, 2016, organ harvesting forum in Berlin. (L-R) Wang Zhiyuan, Arne Schwarz, Sen Nieh, Arne Gericke, Martin Patzelt, Ethan Gutmann, and Charles Lee. (Jason Wang/Epoch Times)

    Six Ways to Stop Organ Harvesting in China

    BERLIN, Germany—China’s practice of killing prisoners of conscience for their organs has been part of discussions about human rights in China for a decade, but... Read more

  • Xin Ziling in an undated photograph. (Apollo Net)

    Maverick Former Chinese Official Explains Dynamics of Elite Communist Party Politics

    Xi Jinping is widely misunderstood by the media and intellectuals because they don’t understand the power dynamics inside the Chinese communist regime today, according to... Read more

  • Falun Gong practitioners at a rally in front of the Chinese embassy in New York City on July 3, 2015, to support the global effort to sue Jiang Zemin. (Larry Dye/Epoch Times)

    Nearly Two Million in Asia-Pacific Nations Sign Petition Supporting Legal Action Against Former China Leader Jiang Zemin

    A Chinese civic movement to put former regime head Jiang Zemin on trial for his murderous anti-Falun Gong campaign, has attracted millions of supporters from... Read more

  • Zhang Mengye performs a Falun Gong seating meditation near the sea in Bangkok in 2006. (Courtesy of Luo Muluan)

    How the Persecution of a Peaceful Spiritual Practice Touched a Former Chinese Leader

    NEW YORK—It’s been 17 years since the Chinese Communist Party made the fateful decision to eliminate Falun Gong, one of the largest religious communities in... Read more

  • Li Hongkuan uses the Chinese social media app WeChat, in Flushing, New York, on Oct. 4. WeChat offers the potential for activists to disseminate more subversive content, but with a more limited audience, in China. (Matthew Robertson/Epoch Times)

    Chinese Dissent in an Age of Social Media

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  • Lawyer Dong Qianyong outside Feixiang District Court in Handan Prefecture on Oct. 11, 2016. (Courtesy of Dong Qianyong)

    Lawyer Frisked, Assaulted, Barred From Defending Falun Gong Practitioners in China

    A Chinese human rights lawyer was subjected to humiliating body searches, beaten up, and prevented from defending a practitioner of a persecuted spiritual discipline in... Read more

  • Human rights lawyer Liu Lianhe. (Courtesy of Liu Lianhe)

    Overcoming China-Style Thought Reform: An Interview With Human Rights Lawyer Liu Lianhe

    Liu Lianhe, a 52-year-old Chinese lawyer, Buddhist, and native of the eastern city of Tianjin, first got involved in human rights cases in 2013. Authorities... Read more

  • A debate in the U.K. Parliament on forced organ harvesting in China took place on Tuesday, Oct 10. (unsplash)

    ‘Abhorrent’ Forced Organ Harvesting in China Must Be Stopped, Say MPs

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  • (L-R) U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Representative Chris Smith (R-NJ). (David Calvert/Getty Images and Kris Connor/ Getty Images)

    Report: Chinese Regime’s Human Rights Record ‘Utterly Deplorable’

    When the United States helped China join the World Trade Organization in 2001, it was on the expectation that the Chinese Communist Party would align... Read more

  • Torsten Trey, the executive director of Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting, speaks at an event in Taipei on Feb. 27, 2013. (Chen Pochou/Epoch Times)

    A Day to Remember Victims of Organ Harvesting in China

    Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting, a nongovernmental coalition of medical professionals, has declared the date of Oct. 1 the “International Day Against Forced Organ Harvesting.”... Read more

  • Falun Gong practitioners raise awareness about organ harvesting and other human rights crimes in China, with residents and tourists in Santa Monica, Calif., on July 17. (Xu Touhui/Epoch Times)

    Report Focuses on ‘Extreme Torture’ in Chinese Detention Centers

    Editor’s note: This report contains graphic and potentially disturbing material. For the past 17 years, in scores of Chinese prisons and jails, unspeakable forms of torture... Read more

  • Chinese human rights lawyer Tang Jitian in Beijing on April 29, 2010. Tang was detained on Oct. 16 after attempting to negotiate the release of a Falun Gong practitioner held by Chinese authorities.

    Preparing for Fair Trial in China—an Interview With Human Rights Lawyer Tang Jitian

    For years, Beijing-based human rights lawyer Tang Jitian defended casualties of the Chinese Communist Party’s repression—victims of forced land acquisition and building demolition, practitioners of... Read more

  • Tibetans monks hold placards during a protest rally in New Delhi on January 31, 2013. The Chinese regime has deployed a new surveillance system, which will make it more difficult for Tibetans to escape to Nepal. (Raveendran/AFP/Getty Images)

    Prime Minister Must Draw Line on Tibet

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat with his team this week to explore the best strategy forward with China as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited Canada... Read more

  • Falun Gong practitioners hold banners in downtown Ottawa as  Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's motorcade passes by on Sept. 22, 2016. (Donna He/Epoch Times)

    From Prison to Parliament Hill: One Man’s Journey Through the Chinese Detention System

    Lizhi He was sent to jail for over three years in China for mailing letters to his friends explaining his spiritual belief, Falun Gong, which... Read more

  • Over 6,300 Falun Gong practitioners form an emblem of Falun Gong and the Chinese characters, truthfulness, compassion and forbearance at the Liberty Square in Taipei on Nov. 26, 2016. (Chen Po-chou/Epoch Times)

    Over 6,000 Gather in Taiwan to Form Emblem of Falun Gong

    TAIPEI, Taiwan—After two days of intensive labor and preparation, a huge symbol appeared center stage at Taiwan’s Liberty Square, named for its role in the island’s transition... Read more

  • Fu Xinuo, a Chinese child made deaf due to unsafe medication, gives a warning  in September about unsafe medication in China that is harming tens of thousands of children annually. (CCTV.com)

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  • (R-L) Pro-independence lawmakers Baggio Leung and Yau Wai-ching speak to the press outside the High Court in Hong Kong on November 15, 2016. (Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Xin Xiulu with his erhu in Flushing, New York, on Sept. 29, 2016, for donations to support jailed human rights lawyers in China. Xin was once a famed professional musician in China but since has been labeled a counterrevolutionary rebel for helping wounded students during the Tiananmen Square Massacre in China in 1989. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)

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  • Chinese medical personnel prepare swine flu medicine at a hospital in Hefei in eastern China's Anhui province on November 25, 2009. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • In this June 27, 2016 photo provided by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, a member of the RCMP opens a printer ink bottle containing the opioid carfentanil imported from China, in Vancouver. Drug dealers have been cutting carfentanil and its weaker cousin, fentanyl, into heroin and other illicit drugs to boost profit margins. (Royal Canadian Mounted Police via AP)

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  • A child plays along a railway at a shanty town where residents will move into low-rent apartments provided by the government in Shenyang of Liaoning Province on March 11, 2009. (China Photos/Getty Images)

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  • Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong speaks to media after arriving at Hong Kong airport from Bangkok on Oct. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

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  • Falun Gong practitioners raise awareness about organ harvesting and other human rights crimes in China, with residents and tourists in Santa Monica, Calif., on July 17. (Xu Touhui/Epoch Times)

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  • Protesters attend a candlelight vigil in support of China’s Wukan village outside the Chinese Liason Office in Hong Kong on Sept. 17, 2017. (Isaac Lawrence/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • A car drives pass a collapsed traffic sign, toppled by strong winds of typhoon Meranti, as it pounded southern China and Taiwan on Sep. 14, 2016. Parts of the regions hit were brought to a standstill as the strongest typhoon of the year skirted past the island's southern tip, knocking out power and water supply for over a million households. (Sam Yeh/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • The Tianjin First Central Hospital. (mapio.net)

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  • A Moon Festival greeting card, sent by Falun Gong practitioners from northern China’s Shanxi Province, to the founder of the spiritual practice (Minghui.org)

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  • Newly elected LegCo lawmaker, Eddie Chu on Sept 5, 2016. (Song Bilong/Epoch Times)

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  • The cover of the book, "Nine Commentaries on the Communist Party," by Epoch Times. The book started the "Tuidang" (Quit the Party) movement in China. (Epoch Times)

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  • ong Yi, chairperson of the Tuidang Center (L), presents a certificate to a Chinese student during a rally near the United Nations in New York on Sept. 28, 2014. Many Chinese people risk arrest for taking part in the Tuidang movement. (Edward Dai/Epoch Times)

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  • 2,500 people took part in a rally and a parade in Taipei to celebrate more than 100 million Chinese people who have quit the CCP on Sept. 4, 2011. (Courtesy of Tuidang.org)

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  • Falun Gong practitioners hold a banner condemning the 610 Office in a protest opposite the Chinese Embassy in Washington, D.C., on April 21. (Minghui.org)

    Office Persecuting Falun Gong in China Reports Failure

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  • John Nania, editor-in-chief of the English-language editions of the Epoch Times, speaking at the Nine Commentaries 10th anniversary forum in the Capitol Visitor's Center in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 3, 2014. (Lisa Fan/Epoch Times)

    The ‘Nine Commentaries’ Shows the Path to China’s Future

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  • A rally is held in North Point, Hong Kong, on Dec. 7 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the publication of the “Nine Commentaries on the Communist Party.”
(CS Poon/Epoch Times)

    Hong Kong Rally Commemorates ‘Nine Commentaries’

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    Rebuilding China, One Renunciation at a Time

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—Ten years ago, this newspaper published a no-holds-barred editorial series examining and criticizing the Chinese Communist Party, the political regime that has ruled China... Read more

  • Leonid Kravchuk, the first president of independent Ukraine and a former Soviet official who resigned from the communist party in 1991, speaks in an interview with NTD Television (Screenshot/NTDTV)

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  • Illustrations by "Daxiong" (pen name of Guo Jingxiong), art and composition by Luis Novaes. (Epoch Times)

    The Book That Is Changing China Is Ten Years Old

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  • The Chinese characters say 'Renounce the Chinese Communist Party.' (Epoch Times)

    ‘We Have Been Deceived All Our Lives’

    Editor’s note: The Epoch Times publishes here direct translations of statements made by Chinese people who have renounced the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its... Read more

  • Ms Liao has volunteered, helping people renounce the CCP, outside of Tsim Sha Tsui East in Hong Kong for 9 years. (Epoch Times)

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  • The Chinese characters say 'Renounce the Chinese Communist Party.' (Epoch Times)

    ‘I Look Forward to the CCP Gangsters’ Judgment Day!’

    Editor’s note: The Epoch Times publishes here direct translations of statements made by Chinese people who have renounced the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its... Read more

  • The Chinese characters say 'Renounce the Chinese Communist Party.' (Epoch Times)

    ‘We want to quit from the evil party’

    Chinese nationals declare their withdrawals from the Chinese Communist Party Editor’s note: The Epoch Times publishes here direct translations of statements made by Chinese people... Read more

  • On April 24, 2011, Falun Gong practitioners and human rights activists in Hong Kong held a parade to protest against the persecution of Falun Gong in China, and to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the April 25 Peaceful Appeal (This refers to April 25, 1999, when 10,000 Falun Gong practitioners held a peaceful appeal in Beijing for the release of 45 practitioners detained in Tianjin City). The large banner reads "Have you withdrawn yet?" (Epoch Times)

    140 Million Chinese Withdraw from Embattled Communist Party

    Public resentment continues to seethe over widespread grievances of injustice and unfairness, while social unrest continues to escalate across the country. After suffering decades of... Read more

  • The Chinese characters say 'Renounce the Chinese Communist Party.' (The Epoch Times)

    Tuidang Statements May 20-23

    Editor’s note: The Epoch Times publishes here direct translations of statements made by Chinese people who have renounced the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its... Read more

  • Baiqiao Tang, chairman of China Peace, and a leading Chinese dissident, speaks at a rally calling for an end to the persecution of Falun Gong in China in front of the United Nations building in New York City on May 17, 2013. (Edward Dai/The Epoch Times)

    Chinese Quit Communist Party, Heralding a New China

    NEW YORK—Members of the Chinese Communist Party are leaving the party by the tens of thousands, like the grains of sand slipping through the CCP’s... Read more

  • The Chinese characters say 'Renounce the Chinese Communist Party.' (The Epoch Times)

    Selected Tuidang Statements, May 8

    Editor’s note: The Epoch Times publishes here direct translations of statements made by Chinese people who have renounced the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its... Read more

  • The Chinese characters say 'Renounce the Chinese Communist Party.' (The Epoch Times)

    Selected Tuidang Statements in April 2013

    Editor’s note: The Epoch Times here publishes direct translations of statements made by Chinese people in ‘renouncing’ the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its subordinate... Read more

  • (L–R) David Kilgour (L) with David Matas (C) and Ethan Gutmann (R), author of ‘The Slaughter: Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China’s Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem.’ (Simon Gross/Epoch Times)

    Human Rights Lawyers Urge Australian Parliament to Condemn Chinese Organ Harvesting

    Two prominent human rights lawyers are urging Australian lawmakers to pass a motion to end the Chinese Communist Party’s practice of harvesting organs from prisoners of... Read more

  • (L–R) International human rights lawyer David Matas, former justice minister Irwin Cotler, and former secretary of state for Asia-Pacific David Kilgour at the parliamentary international human rights subcommittee hearing in Ottawa on Nov. 3, 2016, where Matas and Kilgour provided a briefing on organ transplantation abuses in China. (Epoch Times)

    Canadian Lawmakers Hear From Organ Harvesting Investigators

    OTTAWA—Two investigators who have spent 10 years researching evidence of forced organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience in China told Parliament’s human rights subcommittee that... Read more

  • Falun Gong practitioners raise awareness about organ harvesting and other human rights crimes in China, with residents and tourists in Santa Monica, Calif., on July 17. (Xu Touhui/Epoch Times)

    Report Focuses on ‘Extreme Torture’ in Chinese Detention Centers

    Editor’s note: This report contains graphic and potentially disturbing material. For the past 17 years, in scores of Chinese prisons and jails, unspeakable forms of torture... Read more

  • David Matas testifies at a U.S. Congressional hearing on organ harvesting. (Lisa Fan/Epoch Times)

    Trudeau Must Address Forced Organ Harvesting With Chinese Premier, Says Renowned Human Rights Lawyer

    When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang this week, he must address forced organ harvesting in China, says international human rights... Read more

  • Screenshot of "Davids and Goliath," a documentary movie about organ harvesting from live prisoners of conscience. The film won best documentary at the Hamilton Film Festival in Canada on Nov. 9, 2014. (Epoch Times)

    Organ Harvesting: The Abuse Continues

    My wife and I first encountered organ harvesting (the removal of vital organs from unwilling, living victims who were killed in the process) in summer... Read more

  • Michelle Zhang holds a banner against forced organ harvesting in China during a rally on Parliament Hill on Nov. 4, 2014. Zhang’s sister, who practiced Falun Gong, disappeared in 2002. Her brother-in-law died in prison, his body cremated without the family's permission. (Matthew Little/Epoch Times)

    Trudeau’s China Visit Offers Hope to Victims’ Families

    For Canadians with family members who are imprisoned in China for handing out flyers and similar “crimes,” Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s trip there on Aug... Read more

  • Jeremy Chapman and Philip O’Connell, former and current presidents of The Transplantation Society, and Jose Nunez of the World Health Organization, at a press conference in Hong Kong on Aug. 19, 2016. Chapman and O’Connell criticized transplant abuse in China and raised doubts about long-promised reform. (Sun Mingguo/Epoch Times)

    Acrimony Mars Transplant Conference in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG—What was supposed to be a celebration of organ transplant reform in China has descended into contention and conflict. After Chinese authorities promised to... Read more

  • (L) Dr. Philip O'Connell who is the current president of The Transplantation Society. (University of Sydney) (R) Dr. Jeremy Chapman, former president of The Transplantation Society. (Minghui.org)

    International Transplant Leaders’ Undisclosed Ties to China Raise Ethical Questions

    HONG KONG—Two key leaders in international organ transplantation have for several years been involved in an undisclosed, cooperative relationship with Chinese transplantation centers, raising questions... Read more

  • China's then-Vice Minister for Health Huang Jiefu attends a meeting in New Delhi, India, on July 28, 2006. (Raveendran/AFP/Getty Images)

    The PR Man for China’s Organ Transplantation Is Not Believable

    For years, gaining attention for forced organ harvesting in China was difficult to achieve because the crime itself was too horrible to believe. This understandable... Read more

  • Local lawyer Clive Ansley speaks at a press conference about the forced harvesting of organs from non-consenting Falun Gong prisoners of conscience in China, in Courtenay, B.C., on July 28, 2016. Several teams of Canadian Falun Gong practitioners travelled across various provinces to call attention to a new report on the killing of imprisoned practitioners in China for their organs. (Epoch Times)

    Cross-Canada Tour Puts Focus on Murder for Organs in China

    Falun Gong practitioners in the 100-odd countries where the spiritual discipline is practised take every opportunity to raise awareness about the ongoing abuses toward their fellow... Read more

  • Falun Gong practitioners raise awareness about organ harvesting and other human rights crimes in China, with residents and tourists in Santa Monica, Calif., on July 17. (Xu Touhui/Epoch Times)

    LA Falun Gong Practitioners Appeal to Stop Organ Harvesting

    SANTA MONICA, Calif.—More than two hundred Falun Gong practitioners and supporters held an annual rally on a high bluff overlooking a Southern California beach on... Read more

  • Former Canadian minister David Kilgour speaks to reporters in Ottawa on June 24, 2016 about the updated report organ harvesting in China that he wrote with David Matas and Ethan Gutmann. (Jonathan Ren/Epoch Times)

    China’s Forced Organ Transplant Industry Much Larger Than Suspected, Say Canadian Investigators

    A decade ago, two Canadians released a report on illicit organ harvesting in China so shocking that many struggled to believe it. Since then, the... Read more

  • David Matas presents a new report on mass organ harvesting in China at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on June 22. (Lisa Fan/Epoch Times)

    ‘Slow Motion Genocide’ Subject of New Report on Organ Harvesting in China

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—The authors of a new report about state-led organ harvesting in China presented their findings at the National Press Club on June 22, calling... Read more

  • Human rights lawyer David Matas, coauthor of an investigation report on organ harvesting of Falun Gong practitioners in China, holds up a copy of the report during a hearing in Canada''s Parliament on May 29, 2007. (Epoch Times)

    Interview With David Matas, Co-author of New China Organ Harvesting Report

    Epoch Times: What is this new report? What’s new and significant about it? David Matas: It’s an update on the work Ethan Gutmann and I... Read more

  • Former Canadian MP David Kilgour speaks at the official opening of the Global Human Rights Torch Relay in Athens on August 9. (Jan Jekielek/The Epoch Times)

    Interview With David Kilgour, Co-author of New China Organ Harvesting Report

    Epoch Times: What’s the most important new finding in this new report? David Kilgour: The Party-state in China argues that there are around 10,000 organ... Read more

  • (Illustration by Jens Almroth/Epoch Times)

    Report Reveals Vast State-Run Industry to Harvest Organs in China

    WASHINGTON—Transplant surgeons in China are awash in human organs. Some complain of working 24-hour shifts, performing back-to-back transplant surgeries. Others ensure they’ve got spare organs... Read more

  • Political party Demosisto's Nathan Law, center, who helped lead the 2014 protests, celebrates with his supporters after winning a seat at the legislative council elections in Hong Kong, Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. A new wave of anti-China activists appeared headed for victory in Hong Kong's most pivotal elections since the handover from Britain in 1997, which could set the stage for a fresh round of political confrontations over Beijing's control of the city. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

    In Legislative Council Elections, Hong Kong Votes Against Chinese Regime

    In 2014, hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong residents protested Beijing’s denial of genuine democratic reform for the semiautonomous territory. But the Chinese communist regime yielded... Read more

  • (L to R) Joshua Wong, 19, Nathan Law, 23, and Alex Chow, 25, student leaders of Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement, speak to the press following their sentencing at the Eastern Court in Hong Kong on August 15, 2016.
(Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

    Hong Kong Students Who Sparked Mass Pro-Democracy Protest Won’t Be Political Prisoners

    They faced up to two years in jail for inspiring the largest civil disobedience movement in Hong Kong two years ago. But a local magistrate... Read more

  • Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying delivers his annual policy address at the legislative council in Hong Kong on Jan. 14, 2015. (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images)

    Beijing Intelligence Agent Blows Whistle on Hong Kong Chief Executive

    HONG KONG—Famous Chinese economist Yang Lujun recently wrote in an article that Chen Fuzhong, an 82-year-old senior Chinese Communist Party intelligence expert in Hong Kong,... Read more

  • Hong Kong’s former Chief Executive Donald Tsang addresses the media outside the Eastern Court in Hong Kong on Oct 5. 
(Philippe Lopez/Getty Images)

    Good Rewarded and Evil Punished in Hong Kong

    Editor’s Note: Recently many senior Chinese officials have been fired from their posts during the anti-corruption campaign carried out by Chinese Communist Party (CCP) leader... Read more

  • Arthur Li at Hong Kong University on July 28, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Why Arthur Li Might Not Be Appointed as HKU Council Chairman

    News Analysis HONG KONG—Born and raised in a family of high regard, Arthur Li Kwok-cheung holds a doctorate degree in medicine from the University of... Read more

  • Protesters gather to call for academic freedom at Hong Kong University in Hong Kong on Oct. 9, as fears grow that Beijing is interfering in the city’s education system. More than 1,000 students, alumni, and teachers joined a protest at the university as anger mounted over the political interference. (Philippe Lopez /AFP/Getty Images)

    Rejection of Hong Kong University Pro-Vice Chancellor Seen as Campaign Against Freedom

    HONG KONG—The Hong Kong University (HKU) Council has rejected the appointment of former law dean Johannes Chan to the post of pro-vice chancellor, although the... Read more

  • The Democratic Party holds a pledging ceremony for the coming District Council Election on Oct. 2, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Hong Kong’s District Council Election Gets Underway

    News Analysis HONG KONG—The 2-week nomination period for Hong Kong’s District Council Election began on Oct. 2. A total of 431 constituencies will be up... Read more

  • A group of Falun Gong practitioners in the procession hold banners that read “Sue Jiang Zemin” on Oct. 1, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Hong Kong Falun Gong Practitioners March to End CCP

    HONG KONG—Mr. Chen, a tourist from Zhejiang Province, couldn’t tear his eyes away. It was a shocking revelation for him seeing 600 Falun Gong practitioners... Read more

  • Donald Tsang (C) former leader of Hong Kong and his wife Selina arrive at a magistrates' court in Hong Kong on Oct. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

    Former Hong Kong Leader Donald Tsang Charged in Corruption Probe

    HONG KONG—A former Hong Kong leader faces misconduct charges over a luxury apartment in mainland China, authorities said on Oct. 5, making him the highest-ranking... Read more

  • Beijing Official Zhang Xiaoming says that HK Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has a special legal status that is above the executive, legislature and judiciary branches. Photo of Leung was taken on Sept. 14, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    ‘Supremacy of the Chief Executive Theory’ Reveals Chinese Regime’s Devilish Nature

    HONG KONG—”The Chief Executive is actually supreme,” said Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying on Sept. 16. He was responding to Hong Kong Liaison Office... Read more

  • Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying addresses a press conference in Hong Kong on June 18, 2015. (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images)

    Hong Kong Leader Says He’s Above the Law

    Imagine New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announcing that he has political powers beyond the state legislature and judiciary, and answers only to the... Read more

  • Avenue of Stars at waterfront in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon on Sept. 10, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Real Estate Developers Resist Government-Backed Project in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG—The Hong Kong government recently gave its stamp of approval to a development project that had very little public support, upsetting many real estate... Read more

  • The members of Neo Democrats protest against Zhang Xiaoming, director of the Liaison Office, for his remark that the Chief Executive is superior to the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the SAR government and asked him to apologise in front of Liaison Office on Sept. 15, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Hong Kong Liaison Office Chief Publicly Defies Basic Law

    HONG KONG—Speaking at a conference marking the 25th anniversary of the Basic Law, Hong Kong Liaison Office Director Zhang Xiaoming made the controversial remark that... Read more

  • Democratic Party chairwoman Emily Lau Wai-hing at City Forum on Sept. 6, 2015. Lau said at the forum that the communication between Hong Kong political parties and Beijing is good for Hong Kong. (Epoch Times)

    Beijing Renews Contact With Hong Kong Pan-Democrats

    HONG KONG—Two months after Hong Kong vetoed a Beijing-backed political reform bill, Beijing took the initiative to renew contact with the pan-democrats in Hong Kong... Read more

  • HKU alumni hold Convocation Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. More than 3000 attend the event including former Chief Secretary Anson Chan, Democratic Party founding member Martin Lee Chu-ming to demand HKU's academic autonomy. (Epoch Times)

    Academic Autonomy Seriously Threatened in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG—The recent scandal in which Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying is suspected to have interfered with the appointment of Professor Johannes Chan as... Read more

  • Student protesters Joshua Wong (centre L) and Nathan Law (centre R) stand outside the Wanchai police station in Hong Kong on August 27, 2015. (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images

    Hong Kong Student Protest Leaders Charged for Actions That Sparked Umbrella Movement

    HONG KONG—Hong Kong police charged teenage student leader Joshua Wong on Thursday for his role last year in storming government headquarters, which helped trigger 79 days... Read more

  • Posters showing pictures of the eyes of pro-democracy protesters are displayed in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on Nov 11, 2014. (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images)

    What’s Next in Hong Kong’s Quest for Democracy?

    HONG KONG—During the run-up to the first anniversary of the Umbrella Movement for democracy in Hong Kong, several student leaders have been notified by the... Read more

  • A man reads a newspaper report that China's central bank announced it will devalue China's tightly controlled currency on Aug. 11, 2015 following a slump in trade, triggering the yuan's biggest one-day decline in a decade. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    The Yuan Devaluation and Its Impact on Hong Kong

    Following China’s stock market crash in mid-June, the devaluation of the Chinese yuan early last week sent another shock wave through the global markets as... Read more

  • CCP supported group Hong Kong Youth Care Association (HKYCA) set information booths next to Falun Gong’s and use their own banners, loudspeakers and flyers to castigate and mock Falun Gong. In the photo, the HKYCA members in green are holding slanderous flyers at Mong Kok on April 16, 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Hong Kong Court Rules Falun Gong Practitioners Wrongly Accused

    HONG KONG—A recent Hong Kong court case ruled that Falun Gong practitioners were falsely accused of damaging property of the Hong Kong Youth Care Association... Read more

  • 10 Hong Kong Falun Gong practitioners gather in front of the post office in Central before mailing their indictments and criminal complaints against Jiang Zemin to the Supreme People’s Court and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate on July 16. (EpochTimes)

    Hong Kong Falun Gong Practitioners Sue Former Chinese Dictator

    HONG KONG—At least 14 Falun Gong practitioners from Hong Kong have joined the wave of lawsuits against former Chinese Communist Party leader Jiang Zemin that... Read more

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