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Members of ‘Pussy Riot’ Punk Band Detained In Russia… AGAIN
By February 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Members of ‘Pussy Riot’ Punk Band Detained In Russia… AGAIN

After planning to record an anti-Putin song in Sochi, members of Pussy Riot have once again found themselves detained in Russia. With only six days remaining in the Sochi Olympics, there was no hint of the long-suspected (or imagined) terror threat. Popular protests against Russian President, Vladimir Putin, that had been anticipated during the Olympic events have seemed […]

Russian Protestor Nails Testicles To Red Square Bricks
By November 11, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Russian Protestor Nails Testicles To Red Square Bricks

“Meanwhile in Russia…” has become a phrase well-known in internet memes. Typically, an image bearing the phrase will depict something extraordinarily hardcore, a feat of strength, shrugging off of extreme temperatures or the like. But this past Sunday, a Russian performance artist gave new meaning to the phrase after an act of extreme protest. His […]