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Pussy Riot Beaten

The Courage of Pussy Riot

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 05.07.2014 | Women
Dr. Peggy Drexler

The women of Pussy Riot were attacked again today. This time by six men at a McDonald's restaurant in the city of Nizhny Novgorod. They were attacked with garbage, pepper spray and green antiseptic, leaving them with chemical burns and head injuries.

Pussy Riot Welcomed to the Russian Olympics With a Police Beating

Carole Keeney Harrington | Posted 04.21.2014 | Politics
Carole Keeney Harrington

For Pussy Riot, including Nadia Tolokonikova and Masha Alyohkina, who were poised to sing a song satirizing President Vladimir Putin in Sochi during the games yesterday, it is one more trial run going up against one of the world's strong men.

WATCH: Pussy Riot Whipped By Cossack Militia

The Huffington Post | Ryan Craggs | Posted 02.19.2014 | World

After a fairly tame first 10 days of the Olympic Games -- at least by Russian protest standards -- members of Pussy Riot were briefly detained Tuesday...