Posts tagged "Pussy Riot"

Pussy Riot Debut ‘Dont Cry Genocide’ On the New Season of ‘House of Cards’

When Pussy Riot shared their Eric Garner tribute earlier this month, they also offered the news that they had been working on song…
By: Colin Joyce / February 28, 2015

Pussy Riot Pay Tribute to Eric Garner With Powerful ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Video

Pussy Riot — the liberationist punk protest duo of Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, who, in 2012, were sent to prison in Russia after performing…
By: Rachel Brodsky / February 18, 2015

Pussy Riot Members Launch Independent Russian News Service

As you might have heard, Russia isn't exactly the most transparent of countries when it comes to government dealings, the criminal justice system, and the…
By: Dan Reilly / September 5, 2014

Pussy Riot Take the Fight to ‘House of Cards’ Season Three

Formerly masked and anonymous Pussy Riot members Nadya Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina are continuing their stay in the public eye, according to report…
By: Colin Joyce / August 12, 2014

Pussy Riot Are Suing Russia

Seven months after they received amnesty for their 2012 demonstration at a Moscow church, Pussy Riot's most prominent members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova…
By: Colin Joyce / July 28, 2014

Pussy Riot Join Twitter, Shout Out Senators at ‘Capital Hell’

Pussy Riot are now on Twitter, in English. The Russian punk protest posse's de facto representatives, Nadya Tolokonnikova and Maria…
By: Chris Martins / May 7, 2014

Here’s Pussy Riot on the ‘Today’ Show

On Friday, Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Masha Alekhina will appear at Tina Brown's annual Women in the World Summit for…
By: Dan Reilly / April 3, 2014

See Pussy Riot Champion Their Latest Cause… Wisconsin

A couple of people who know a thing or two about getting arrested for musical performances have come to the aid of protesters who were…
By: Marc Hogan / March 11, 2014

Pussy Riot Sprayed With Paint at McDonald’s

Pussy Riot's Maria "Masha" Alyokhina and Nadezhda "Nadia" Tolokonnikova have been victimized yet again. The Guardian reports that the two activist…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 6, 2014

Pussy Riot Member Condemns Ukraine Military Action by Russia

A Pussy Riot member has harsh words for Russia over the ongoing Ukraine crisis. Maria "Masha" Alyokhina, who with Nadezhda "Nadia" Tolokonnikova wa…
By: Marc Hogan / March 3, 2014

Pussy Riot Arrested Again After Olympics End

The Pussy Riot Olympics are over, but the members of the riot grrrl-inspired Russian activist group aren't done drawing global attention to President Vladimir Putin'…
By: Marc Hogan / February 24, 2014

Pro-Putin Youth Mock Pussy Riot With Raw Chicken

In early February, the freed members of Pussy Riot gave an interview in which Maria "Masha" Alyokhina claimed, "We live the same way other people…
By: Chris Martins / February 21, 2014

Pussy Riot Whip Sochi Attack Into Frenzied Anti-Putin Protest Video

Pussy Riot will teach you how to care about international politics. Yesterday, when news footage emerged of the riot grrrl-inspired activist group's members being…
By: Marc Hogan / February 20, 2014

Pussy Riot Whipped by Russian Cossacks in Disturbing Sochi News Video

If Russian President Vladimir Putin freed Pussy Riot as a publicity stunt, it might not be working out as he'd planned. When Nadezhda "Nadia"…
By: Marc Hogan / February 19, 2014

Pussy Riot Badasses Detained in Sochi Before Olympic Protest

Pussy Riot members Nadezhda "Nadia" Tolokonnikova and Maria "Masha" Alyokhina keep taking their protests against Russian President Vladimir Putin to new levels of fearlessness. The…
By: Marc Hogan / February 18, 2014

Freed Pussy Riot Members Weren’t Fired From Pussy Riot

Nadezhda "Nadia" Tolokonnikova and Maria "Masha" Alyokhina refute claims that they've been ousted from Pussy Riot. Last week, an open letter was posted to the…
By: Chris Martins / February 10, 2014

Brooklyn’s Pussy Riot Tribute Show Was an Earnest But Tepid Mess

Amnesty International welcomed Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alyokhina, the two formerly jailed members of Russian feminist collective Pussy Riot, to the United States last…
By: Claire Lobenfeld / February 6, 2014

See Madonna Colorfully Introduce Pussy Riot Members in Brooklyn

Pussy Riot's message has been amplified by American pop music figures since not long after three members of the Russian punk protest group were…
By: Marc Hogan / February 6, 2014

Pussy Riot Were Great on ‘Colbert Report’

Stephen Colbert's show already has an aspect of translation to it, where guests of all political backgrounds are forced to figure out whether their…
By: Marc Hogan / February 5, 2014

Pussy Riot Booked for Amnesty International Concert in Brooklyn

The recently freed members of Pussy Riot are coming to Brooklyn's Barclays Center on February 5. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina were released from Russia…
By: Chris Martins / January 21, 2014
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