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Bill Maher: Could Putin Be Gay?

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 04.14.2014 | Gay Voices

On Friday night's episode of HBO's "Real Time" two members of the political activist group Pussy Riot chatted with Bill Maher about their controversia...

Putin Fails to Teach Pussy Riot to "Love the Motherland" at the Sochi Olympics

Andrey Tolokonnikov | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics
Andrey Tolokonnikov

What do our American friends need to understand about all of the events of the Sochi Olympics? That behind the Iron Curtain, things are very bad.

Katherine Brooks

Former Pussy Riot Members Will Return To Russia In Effort To 'Make It A Free Country'

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.07.2014 | Arts

Two former members of Pussy Riot made their first U.S. appearances this week, gracing the stage of Amnesty International's "Bring Human Rights Home" c...

Pussy Riot Blasts Putin On 'Colbert'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.05.2014 | Comedy

"We sang a fun song at a church," said Pussy Riot's Masha Alyokhina when Stephen Colbert asked her and bandmate Nadya Tolokonnikova why the Russian go...

Putin: Pussy Riot To Be Freed Despite 'Disgraceful' Protest

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2014 | World

MOSCOW, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday two jailed members of the punk band Pussy Riot would be freed under an ...

THEY'RE BACK

AP | Posted 07.16.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW -- Russian provocateurs Pussy Riot are back in action, releasing a new music video nearly a year after three members went to prison for a prank...

Pussy Riot Member: 'I Have No Regrets'

AP | Posted 02.21.2013 | Entertainment

MOSCOW -- One year after the band Pussy Riot staged an anti-President Vladimir Putin stunt in Moscow's main cathedral that landed them in jail, a rele...

Defend the Riot: Pussy Riot's Global Revolution

Madeline Carey | Posted 01.20.2013 | Impact
Madeline Carey

First Amendment rights are something that we take for granted as American citizens, but some parts of world don't get to experience the same freedoms that we enjoy. Pussy Riot embodies this injustice.

Putin: Pussy Riot Members Deserved What They Got

Reuters | Posted 12.25.2012 | World

By Michael Stott NOVO OGARYOVO, Russia, Oct 25 (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin flatly rejected on Thursday Western criticism of t...

Freed Pussy Riot Member Takes Case To European Court

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2012 | World

By Nastassia Astrasheuskaya MOSCOW, Oct 19 (Reuters) - The sole member of anti-Kremlin punk group Pussy Riot freed on appeal has taken...

Pussy Riot Torches Putin

Reuters | Posted 11.07.2012 | World

MOSCOW, Sept 7 (Reuters) - Russian opposition punk band Pussy Riot have released a new video in which they set fire to a portrait of President Vladi...

Russia's Human Rights Problem and the New Post-Soviet Social Revolution: Pussy Riot Won't Be Silenced

Russell C. Smith | Posted 10.30.2012 | World
Russell C. Smith

Pussy Riot doesn't seem to be going away. Even behind bars, they are creating an international movement. This isn't just a bunch of scruffy punksters looking to get a record deal out of instant fame.

Not Over Yet: Pussy Riot Appeals Jail Sentence

AP | Posted 08.27.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- Three members of the Pussy Riot punk band have appealed a court's decision to jail them for two years for their "punk prayer" against Russia...

Oh Pussy... Riot, How You Make This Boy Squirm

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Bruce Reyes-Chow

At the root of my discomfort might be that somewhere in my psyche there is a place that probably does not want women to claim power in ways challenge my own. Now I have to reflect on my own power and privilege. Thanks a lot, Pussy Riot.

Madonna, the State Department and the White House Have It All Wrong: The Russian Orthodox Church Is the Victim, Not Pussy Riot

Ed Koch | Posted 10.21.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

I do not believe the issue of Pussy Riot being arrested is properly one of freedom of expression. The right to free expression is not unlimited and does not mean one can say anything anywhere and at anytime.

Rallies In NYC Show Support For Pussy Riot

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.17.2012 | Arts

Many of you know by now that three members of the Russian punk band and activist group Pussy Riot were found guilty of hooliganism charges today, with...

U.S.: Pussy Riot Sentence 'Disproportionate'

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2012 | World

MOSCOW, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The United States Embassy in Russia criticised the two-year sentences handed down by a Russian court to three women whod ...

'Pussy Riot' Supporters Picket Moscow Police

Posted 05.08.2012 | Entertainment

MOSCOW (AP) — Supporters of a female Russian punk band have picketed police headquarters in Moscow to protest the group's jailing for trying to moun...