Falun Gong’s expansion plans for its New York compound adds to tension with neighbours

//Falun Gong’s expansion plans for its New York compound adds to tension with neighbours

Falun Gong’s expansion plans for its New York compound adds to tension with neighbours

Falun Gong practitioners found a peaceful refuge in the forested hills of upstate New York after their group was banned in China.Over the years, they built up a compound with a traditional Chinese temple, schools, and rehearsal space for their high-flying, globe-trotting dance troupe, Shen Yun.But the steady growth of Falun Gong’s Dragon Springs complex has caused a rift with their neighbours, who worry about its effect on the area’s environment and rural character.A new proposal that could add…

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