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CHINA: Keep pressure on human rights violations

Re: “Chen isn’t alone in courageous opposition to Chinese policies” (TNT, 5-18).

Paul Mooney tells about the blind Chinese lawyer, Chen Guangchen, and the Chinese human rights lawyer, Ni Yulan. Ni Yulan had her feet and kneecaps broken while in police custody. That has not stopped her from defending homeowners who have had their homes wrongfully demolished by the Chinese government, nor has it stopped her from defending Falun Gong.

Falun Gong (also called Falun Dafa) is a moral teaching of the Buddha School. It is a self-cultivation practice that enhances health and spiritual well-being. Practitioners do mild exercises

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