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Lanzhou Tap Water Contaminated by Benzene Leaked from CNPC Subsidiary

According to Singtao Daily, Tap water in Lanzhou, capital of China’s northwest province Gansu, was found contaminated by benzene harmful to human health at levels exceeding national limit by 20 times yesterday. 278 more words

Jawdropping views of cozy homes built in an abandoned office tower, a lagoon, a recycling heap and more

Iwan Baan is not as interested in what architects build as he is in the beautiful ways that people appropriate the spaces once the planners are gone. 817 more words

TED Talks

desalinadokaz reblogged this on Desalinadokaz and commented:

This is really fascinating. While it could be described as 'depressing' because of the poor conditions that these people live in, I find it heartening that they have built homes, cozy homes despite the challenges that they face. Things are tough but they are making the best of their situation for themselves and their families. In an ideal world people wouldn't have to live in conditions like these but our world is far from ideal...

The North: Dunhuang

Some of my favorite Gansu folk exploring sand dunes, caves, and desert rivers.

China

Ms. Chen Jie Forced to Do Slave Labor at Lanzhou City No. 1 Detention Center

April 01, 2014 | By a Minghui correspondent from Gansu Province, China

(Minghui.org) Falun Gong practitioner Ms. Chen Jie was illegally arrested on June 28, 2012. 551 more words

Falun Dafa

Mr. An Zhanfeng from Jinchang City Endured Ten Years in Prison for Practicing Falun Gong

March 18, 2014 | By a Minghui correspondent from Gansu Province, China

(Minghui.org) Falun Gong practitioner Mr. An Zhanfeng was illegally sentenced to ten years in prison on December 18, 2002, by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for hanging up banners with messages about Falun Gong. 760 more words

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Mr. Yang Yinghai’s Personal Account of 10 Years of Illegal Imprisonment

(Minghui.org) Mr. Yang Yinghai, a Falun Gong practitioner from Lanzhou City, Gansu Province, was illegally sentenced to ten years in prison in 2002 and was incarcerated in Lanzhou Prison from 2004 to 2012. 914 more words

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