Events

05/01/2013 - 16:08
Human Rights Abuse in China, an exhibition of photographs compiled by the Laogai Research Foundation, will take place at the Concourse Entrance Legislative Office Building in Albany, New York from May 6-10. Sponsored by New York State Senators Rubén Díaz and Martin J. Golden, the exhibition will coincide with the passage of a New York State Senate resolution honoring Laogai Research Foundation... more
09/28/2012 - 14:36



Press Conference for Yu Jie’s New Books—Criticizing Hu Jintao and Releasing Liu Xiaobo
The Laogai Research Foundation will hold a press conference for the famous Chinese dissident and writer, Yu Jie. Details are as follows:
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 1 pm to 3 pm
National Press Club, Lisagor Room
529 14th Street, Northwest
Washington, DC 20045
 
On January 11, 2012, Chinese dissident writer Yu... more
08/07/2012 - 15:36
The Laogai Research Foundation is participating as an 'honorary partner' in the annual DC Stop Modern Slavery Walk. The walk raises awareness and money to end modern slavery internationally and domestically. LRF encourages those interested to walk with our team or to join as an individual. Those interested can also donate directly or helpspread word of the walk online. We hope to see you there!
08/07/2012 - 14:28



 

"Shedding Light on Tibet"

A Conference to discuss China's past and continuing human rights violations in Tibet.

 

More than 30 Tibetans have set themselves afire to protest the Chinese government's oppressive policies and violations of human rights. While all China's people face human rights abuse, marginalized minorities like the Tibetans suffer the most, as their cries for help... more
01/11/2012 - 15:42
 
 
 


 International Conference on the 50th Anniversary of the Great Chinese Famine
of 1959-1961

Wednesday-Thursday, February 15-16, 2012  

The year 2012 marks the 50th anniversary of the end of the Great Chinese Famine, recorded by Beijing as lasting from 1958 to 1961, but actually extending from 1958 to 1962.  The death of at least 40 million Chinese were not caused by bad weather or... more
09/30/2011 - 09:35
 
2pm Saturday, 10/08 & 10/22
 

 

BBC:  Prisoner Organ Donors

(43 min.)
This BBC investigative report uncovers China’s lucrative scheme of harvesting organs from executed prisoners.  Sue Lloyd-Roberts uncovers the dark secrets of China’s organ transplant business. (Contains disturbing images and footage)

60 Minutes:  Made in China
(15 min.)
Ed Bradley travels to China to expose products... more
09/06/2011 - 12:26
Laogai Museum will be continuing with its film series in the month of September. We will be showing documentaries that show the human devastation caused by Mao and his communist regime. As always, this is open to the general public and is free of charge.
 
In Search of Lin Zhao’s SoulSeptember 10th, 2 pm117 min.
Interviews with former classmates, friends, and relatives of political dissident Lin... more

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