China Human Rights

Hundreds Protest ‘Bodies Revealed’ Exhibit of Plastinated Corpses in Niagara

Protesters line Fallsview Blvd. in Niagara Fall, Ontario on April 17, 2015, to protest Premier Exhibitions’ Bodies Revealed show, which displays around 100 plasticized corpses skinned to display muscles and organs. (Matthew Little/Epoch Times)
Protesters line Fallsview Blvd. in Niagara Fall, Ontario on April 17, 2015, to protest Premier Exhibitions’ Bodies Revealed show, which displays around 100 plasticized corpses skinned to display muscles and organs. (Matthew Little/Epoch Times)

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont.—It was two-for-one to see Premier Exhibitions’ skinned and plasticized corpses in Niagara Falls on April 17, but two security guards at the...

  • Ethan Gutmann in a video about his interview with the Taiwanese surgeon Dr. Ko Wen-je. (Ethan Gutmann)

    Media, Organ Harvesting, and China: An Interview With Ethan Gutmann

    An award winning journalist and author reviews the international press on forced organ harvesting in China. Ethan Gutmann is the author of “The Slaughter” (Prometheus, 2014) and “Losing... Read more

  • Zhang Jing Rong at the booth for the Global Service Center for Quitting the Chinese Communist Party in Flushing, New York City, on June 23, 2014. (Joshua Philipp/The Epoch Times)

    Two Hundred Million Chinese Choose Freedom

    Beginning in 2004, thousands, then tens of thousands, then over one hundred thousand Chinese people began renouncing the Chinese Communist Party every day. The service... Read more

  • A Chinese security guard talks on his cell phone in Beijing on Oct. 10, 2014. (FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

    Telephone Marathon Into China Targets Persecutors

    When Chen Guangcheng, the famous, blind Chinese rights activist, was in Linyi Prison in Shandong Province, a prison guard he was conversing with suddenly received... Read more

  • Li Ding Yun, who was visiting the US from China, was one of the 100 people who decided to quit the Chinese Communist Party after watching and listening to Tuidang rally in Flushing, New York, on April 28, 2012. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)

    In Their Own Words: Chinese People Renounce the Party

    People from all walks of life renounce the Communist Party, thus joining the Tuidang movement. From students to farmers, Christians to atheists, civilians to Party... Read more

  • Women at the Global Service Center for Quitting the Chinese Communist Party in Flushing, New York, June 25, 2014. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times)

    What Is ‘Tuidang?’

    Tuidang, meaning “Quit the Party” in Chinese, is the largest grassroots movement in history. Started in 2004, it has helped 200 million Chinese people renounce... Read more

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    Thousands of Chinese Sign Petition to Release Prisoners of Conscience

    Practitioners of the Falun Gong spiritual discipline remain persistent in their nonviolent resistance efforts while facing persecution by the Chinese regime. And they aren’t alone... Read more

  • Women meditate at a Falun Gong group practice in San Francisco on Oct. 15.
(Dai Bing/Epoch Times)

    Persecution of Falun Gong Continues Into 2015

    Chinese regime authorities continue to arrest and torture, sometimes to death, practitioners of the traditional meditation practice Falun Gong over the first three months of... Read more

  • Liu Zhimei prior to the persecution of Falun Gong (Minghui)

    Rising Chinese Genius Found Dead in Well After Years of Persecution

    In 1997, a young and talented Chinese girl from a poor rural family was admitted to the Department of Chemical Engineering at the prestigious Tsinghua... Read more

  • An artist’s rendering of the National Memorial to Victims of Communism slated to be built this year. Despite the controversy over the memorial’s location, Minister responsible for the National Capital Commission Pierre Poilievre says it will be built in the chosen location near the Supreme Court of Canada. (ABSTRAKT Studio Architecture)

    Victims of Communism Memorial Will Go Ahead in Current Location: Poilievre

    OTTAWA—The building of the National Memorial to Victims of Communism is to go ahead, says Pierre Poilievre, despite the controversy surrounding its location. Poilievre, the... Read more

  • A doctor stands over an empty Styrofoam box used for transporting human organs as part of a media event in an operation room at the Vivantes Neukoelln clinic on Sept. 28, 2012, in Berlin, Germany. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

    Doctors Cast Doubt on China’s Promises of Organ Transplant Reform

    Recent promises by Chinese officials to cease the use of executed prisoners as a source for transplant organs has attracted the scrutiny of a Washington,... Read more

  • Participants take part in a rally in Montreal on April 4 to mark the milestone of 200 million people having renounced their membership of the Chinese Communist Party and its affiliated organizations. The sign in French says, “Quit the Chinese Communist Party and recover your inner peace.” (Nathalie Dieul/Epoch Times)

    Breaking Ties With Tyranny

    Some lingering snow still butters the streets and sidewalks of Montreal but the thaw is well underway. Another figurative thaw is also underway in China... Read more

  • Jennifer Zeng, at Washington DC, Candle Light Vigil. (NTD Television)

    Free China Screening Celebrates Magna Carta’s 800 Years of Liberty and Justice

    WILMINGTON, Del.—It’s unusual for a documentary film to tour the film festival circuit for over a year, and, if lucky, to show on movie screens... Read more

  • Danny Schechter at work in his office in Mulberry Street, New York City, 1989, during the production of the "South African Now" TV series. (Lisa Brittan)

    Danny Schechter, ‘The News Dissector,’ Stood Up for Justice Near and Far

    Danny Schechter, a writer, journalist, documentary filmmaker, and, above all, piercing analyst of the press, which earned him the rhyming sobriquet “The News Dissector” that... Read more

  • People take part in a candlelight vigil on the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests during heavy rain on June 4, 2014 in Hong Kong. (Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images)

    Annual Report Shows Deteriorating Human Rights Conditions in China

    If China’s communist regime has any intention of reform, its recent record, despite the official hype surrounding its anti-corruption campaign, certainly isn’t showing it. Chinese activists... Read more

  • Former Hong Kong legislator Martin Lee waits to give his testimony before Parliament’s foreign affairs committee on Tuesday, March 10, 2015. (Matthew Little/Epoch Times)

    China’s ‘Clumsy’ Diplomacy Gives Hong Kong Democracy Advocates a Boost: Canadian MP

    OTTAWA—An “insulting” and “heavy-handed” letter from the Chinese embassy gave Hong Kong democracy advocates unexpected publicity at Parliament’s foreign affairs subcommittee Tuesday. The low-profile hearing... Read more

  • Washington, UNITED STATES: Falun Gong demonstartors dramatize an illegal act of paying for human organs during a protest 19 April 2006 in Washington, DC in conjuction with the visit by Chinese President Hu Jintao to the US. A team of US officials has found no evidence in northern China to support claims by the Falun Gong spiritual group that thousands of its followers have been killed and their organs harvested in concentration camps, the US government said last week. Despite such a finding, State Department spokesman Sean McCormack said Washington has taken the Falun Gong's charges "seriously" and has urged the Chinese government to probe the claims. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

    SARS Whistleblower Exposes Organ Harvesting by Chinese Military

    The Chinese doctor who made world headlines in 2003 by exposing the coverup of the deadly disease Sudden Acute Respiratory Syndrome, or SARS, has now... Read more

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