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The Big Pussy Riot Post

News on Friday that the three jailed members of Pussy Riot had been handed a 2-year prison sentence for “hooliganism motivated by religious hatred and enmity” (“хулиганство, совершенное по мотивам религиозной ненависти и вражды“) provoked immediate reactions on the streets … Continue reading

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Obama Girl Revision

Thanks to valued reader Dr. JM for reminding us that the Порву за Путина campaign in Russia was actually preceded in the post-Soviet world by the Femen movement in Ukraine. Femen is a topless women’s rights group that stages bare … Continue reading

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