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Falun Gong or Falun Dafa (/ˈdɑːfə/; Standard Mandarin Chinese: [fàlwə̌n tâfà ]; literally, ...... Ian Johnson argued that applying the 'cult' label to Falun Gong effectively "cloaked the government's crackdown with the legitimacy of the West's  ...

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Sep 5, 2018 ... China's government calls it an “evil cult” ... Falun Gong, which means “law wheel practice” in Chinese, is a set of meditation exercises and texts ...

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Nov 15, 2018 ... 1. "Falun Gong" is an anti-society cult. "Falun Gong", also known as "Falun Dafa", was founded by Li Hongzhi in China in the early 1990s.

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Archived articles about Falun Gong led by Li Hongzhi. ... My work in the area of cults, controversial groups and movements began in 1982 and has included ...

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Oct 2, 2018 ... Evil Cult or Persecuted Minority? Conspiracy Theories Surrounding Falun Gong and the Government of the People's Republic of China.

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Archived articles about Falun Gong led by Li Hongzhi.

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Jul 14, 2014 ... Explainer: Is the group really a dangerous cult? Does it believe in snake spirits and ghosts? And do authorities really harvest members' ...

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Apr 29, 2000 ... Falun Gong, the burgeoning Chinese spiritual movement banned by the Beijing government, is under attack by the anti-cult movement in the ...

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The movement's sudden prominence in the late 1990s became a concern to the Chinese government, which branded it a “heretical cult.” Falun Gong is an ...