The polished exteriors of China's 'Re-education Through Labor' (RTL) facilities belie the horrors within. Shown: Tuanhe RTL Camp (left); Gao Rongrong, a Falun Gong practitioner who was incarcerated in Masanjia and tortured to death (right)
TORTURE OUTSIDE THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE: A GUIDE TO CHINA’S LABOR CAMPS
TORTURE OUTSIDE THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE: A GUIDE TO CHINA’S LABOR CAMPS pdf
“When you come to the Olympic Games in Beijing, you will see skyscrapers, spacious streets, modern stadiums and enthusiastic people. You will see the truth, but not the whole truth…. You may not know that the flowers, smiles, harmony and prosperity are built on a base of grievances, tears, imprisonment, torture and blood.”–Open letter by prominent Chinese rights defenders Hu Jia and Teng Biao, September 2007.
It is a China of electric cattle prods, of 18 hour work days, of unspeakable torture and humiliation