Source: The Daily Nebraskan
Two years ago, Jianghao Wang landed in Omaha, Nebraska, and stepped foot on American land for the first time. But, it wasn’t until he was walking through downtown Lincoln that he knew this was where he belonged.
Homecoming Parade, as a part of an annual tradition at University of Texas at Arlington to bring the campus and the community together, celebrate sports spirit, and welcome back around 100,000 alumni living in North Texas, happened this year on November 10.
Floats, marching bands, and traditional decorated golf carts rallied the street, during which Falun Gong Club at University of Texas at Arlington proudly showcased their glowing float adorned with lotus flowers. Check out some of the highlights below:
A documentary featuring one of the most respected human rights lawyers in China is coming to University of Washington on November 19.
An award-winning documentary produced by American public broadcaster PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) was screened at Temple University in Philadelphia, uncovering one of the horrifying crimes of our time: forced live organ harvesting.
To Whom It May Concern:
We as Students for Falun Gong (SFFG) represent a body of bright, motivated, and civically-minded young people from across 4 continents. Though we come from different walks of life—a variety of academic disciplines and levels of education—we share in common a faith in the goodness of human potential and the democratic value of freedom of belief.
Eva Fu is a Falun Dafa practitioner at the University of Washington. Her father, Fu Xin’ge (付新革), was arrested on September 19, 2018, according to reports from Minghui.org, a website dedicated to reporting on the Falun Gong community worldwide. A major part of Minghui’s work is to track the disappearances and deaths of Falun Gong practitioners in China during this time of persecution.
On August 29th, Falun Dafa practitioners at the University of Texas at Arlington attended the Maverick Cook-Out and Activity Fair Day where they introduced Falun Dafa to students and showed a video demonstration of the exercises. Many students stopped by to learn more and signed up to receive more information.
At Arizona State University, the Falun Dafa Club welcomed new students as a part of a larger event on campus on August 14 and 15th. Many students stopped at the Falun Dafa booth and signed up to be notified about upcoming club activities.
In Nebraska, Falun Gong practitioners protested the Our Body: The Universe Within exhibit, which showcases the inner workings of human anatomy with real preserved bodies. Investigators have raised concerns that the bodies are being heavily sourced from China, which means they likely come from unethical sources, including murdered Falun Gong practitioners.
At the University of Washington, students were treated with a screening of “Badass Beauty Queen” which tells the story of Anastasia Lin, an actress and human rights activist who decided to use beauty pageants as her platform to share an important message.