City Hall grounds becomes Gung show

By Geoff Lee

August 18, 2016 12:00 AM

The SOS Car Tour made a stop in Lloydminster last week, where organizers put on a presentation about the organ harvesting of Falun Gong practitioners. The tour will stop at more than 250 Canadian towns and cities in hopes of bringing awareness to the atrocities.

There’s a new form of evil on the planet and a group of activists wants the Canadian people to speak up and help put an end to it.
The practice of Falun Gong, a creed that practices meditation and exercises with teachings based on the principles of truthfulness, compassion and tolerance, has put fear in the heart of Chinese Communist leader Jiand Zemin, and not only is he ordering a stop to the practice in China, he’s allegedly arresting, torturing and harvesting the organs of its practitioners.
The SOS car tour of Canadians who practice Falun Gong is making its way across Canada to raise awareness and to urge Canadian citizens to bring the atrocities to the attention of their local MPs, and it made a stop in Lloydminster last week, where organizer Peter Zhang said they delivered a presentation at City Hall.
“We try to bring attention to the persecution of Falun Gong and to the organ harvesting by the communist regime and also we try to urge Canadians to stand and speak up to help us to push our governments to speak up as well,” said Zhang. “Because this not just a political issue or persecution, it’s actually a crime against humanity.”
During the tour the group is planning on going to more than 250 cities and towns, and so far Zhang said the responses have been good.
In each city they hold press conferences and visit with officials with the hope local politicians will consider passing motions and resolutions to condemn the persecution and forced organ harvesting of the Falun Gong practitioners.
They also want to put the issue onto the radars of Members of Parliament in hopes to have it raised in the House of Commons, with the end goal of having Prime Minister Justin Trudeau strongly push the issue in China this fall at the G20 Summit.
“We’ve gotten a lot of media attention and public support; the communist party is really afraid of public pressure and they’re really afraid of the exposure of their evil crime,” said Zhang.
“So we want the Canadian government to speak up.”
According to a press release provided by Zhang, upwards of 1.5 million Falun Gong detainees have been killed and their organs removed for transplant operations, while hundreds of thousands more are held extra-judicially in jails where physical and psychiatric torture is routinely used.
The persecution has garnered condemnation from human rights groups around the world.

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