(被禁止名單or被禁團體名單, “list of forbidden groups.”) The list of the “heterodox teachings” the CCP prohibits as xie jiao and includes in the black market. Similar lists existed in Imperial and Nationalist China, and which religions were included in them was largely motivated by political considerations. Since 1995, the CCP has published and periodically published lists of the xie jiao. They are crucially important to determine which groups are banned and mercilessly persecuted.
Bloody Holy Spirit Members Sentenced in Jiangxi
Bloody Holy Spirit: devotees from the Ji’an area of the Taiwan-based religious movement received jail terms up to 4 years and six months.
A Campaign to Discriminate Religious Charities in Australia
Easter articles against Scientology tried to revive old attempts to use the Charities Act to discriminate against religions some politicians and media do not like.
Des fonds supplémentaires pour la MIVILUDES : une mauvaise idée
La mission gouvernementale de lutte antisectes que son ancien membre, le sociologue Olivier Bobineau, a qualifiée de « police des esprits » va recevoir un budget annuel d’un million d’euros.
Jehovah’s Witnesses: Disfellowshipping, Shunning, and the Ghent Ruling
Many do not understand how shunning exactly works. Erroneous representations of the practice may have influenced the Ghent judges.