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Ever since Pussy Riot's anti-Putin performance in a Russian cathedral, the activist band has drawn worldwide attention. But
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In a life of idolatry, we don't really enjoy ourselves when we consume the fetishized objects that imprison us; often our consumption itself is part of a script that we don't realize we've been tricked into obeying
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With "the money in front of them," Pussy Riot has disbanded as a music group in order to focus full-time on political activism in Russia.
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"They beat you once, then may come grab your hair, hit your head on the sewing machine or take you into a punishment cell, there they kick you using hands, legs, or remove the belt from a sewing machine and thrash you with it."
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Jailed Pussy Riot band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova is on her way to a new penal colony in Siberia, her husband said Tuesday, following fears after two weeks without information about her whereabouts.
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She went on a hunger strike in protest of conditions she described as "slave labour" and constant harassment by colony administration
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NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Pussy Riot punk band member Maria Alyokhina on Friday dropped her plea for early
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Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, a member of punk group Pussy Riot serving time at a Russian prison camp, was reportedly transferred
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Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, former Beatle Paul McCartney and Briton Adele were among more than 100 musicians to sign a letter
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Samutsevich lives under restrictions such as being unable to leave Russia and having to ask permission to leave Moscow. In
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According to the Associated Press, some 40 inmates are cramped together in each prison barrack, starting the day with compulsory
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Parliament is considering legislation stiffening punishment for offending religious feelings and Putin has warned that such
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Moscow City Court confirmed the two-year prison sentences handed down to Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina but suspended
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On Monday, three members of Russian feminist punk-group Pussy Riot were sentenced to two years in prison for hooliganism
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Three members of the band were sentenced to two years' jail last week for "hooliganism motivated by religious hatred" when
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In New York City, around 40 protestors gathered in Manhattan's Upper East Side, beginning with a small number of demonstrators
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MOSCOW, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The United States Embassy in Russia criticised the two-year sentences handed down by a Russian
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"I hope they do not have to serve seven years in jail. That would be a tragedy," U.S. singer Madonna, in Moscow to perform
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"You feel like a tropical fish," he said. "It's hot. The air conditioning doesn't circulate through the glass." The Pussy