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 Pussy Riot: Russian Punk Rock Feminists' World Premiere

Pussy Riot: Russian Punk Rock Feminists' World Premiere

By Sari Staver | Mar 9
The Russian punk rock feminist protest group Pussy Riot will present the world premiere of their new theatrical work, Revolution, on March 10 at The Warfield in San Francisco.

Russian Journalist Masha Gessen Speaks at JCC San Francisco

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 10
On Wednesday, April 29, Russian-American journalist, author and LGBT activist Masha Gessen will present "From Putin to Pussy Riot and Beyond" with Washington Post National Security Editor Peter Finn at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

Pussy Riot's MediaZona Partners With The Guardian

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 19
The Guardian's New East network and Russia's MediaZona, the news network founded by Pussy Riot members, have formed a partnership to syndicate reporting about Russia's prison system.

Pussy Riot Starts Independent Russian Media Outlet

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 6
After spending nearly two years in a Russian prison for their charge of "hooliganism motivated by religious hatred," Pussy Riot members Masha Alekhina and Nadya Tolokonnikova went on to create Mediazona.

’Heathen’ Hilary Clinton Condemned for Pussy Riot Tweet

By EDGE | Apr 10
Christian news outlet Life Site News is decrying former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for her recent photo-op with members of the Russian punk rock protest band Pussy Riot at the Women in the World Summit in New York last Friday.

Tweeted Pic of Hillary Clinton and Pussy Riot Goes Viral

By EDGE | Apr 5
Hilary Clinton took time on Thursday at the fifth annual Women in the World Summit in New York to pose for a photo with two members of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot.

Cossack ’Held Accountable’ In Attack on Pussy Riot

By Nataliya Vasilyeva | Feb 22
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak said Saturday the Cossack who horsewhipped members of Pussy Riot has been "held accountable" for the attack.

Video: Pussy Riot Posts Music Video Featuring Recent Sochi Beatings

Feb 21
Russian punk band Pussy Riot ended their stay in the Olympic city of Sochi on Thursday by posting a video criticizing the Winter Games and President Vladimir Putin.

IOC: Protests At Olympic Sites Are Inappropriate

Feb 19
The IOC says it would be "wholly inappropriate" for the Russian punk group Pussy Riot to protest at Sochi Olympic sites.

Russian Security Forces Attack Pussy Riot Members

By Nataliya Vasilyeva | Feb 19
Cossack militia attacked the Pussy Riot punk group with horsewhips on Wednesday as the group tried to perform under a sign advertising the Sochi Olympics.

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