Pussy Riot Trial

Pussy Riot Released From Prison

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The jailed Pussy Riot bandmates are free today under a controversial amnesty, after they were imprisoned for hooliganism for an anti-Putin punk protes...

Searching for Snowden and Finding Pussy Riot...

Agnes Callamard | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Politics
Agnes Callamard

Russia's seeming benevolence towards a man hunted for speaking a truth he felt the world should know, stands in sharp contrast to how it deals with its own citizens who dare to raise their voices. The irony of the Kremlin's tacit acknowledgement that those who speak out on matters of serious public interest deserve protection will not go unnoticed by Alyokhina and Tolokonnikova. It will not be overlooked by scores of people across Russia who find their ability to speak increasingly restricted since Vladimir Putin's return to the presidency.

Caroline Frost

Pussy Rioter Reveals Fear For Jailed Bandmates At UK Film Premiere

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

The freed Pussy Rioter told a UK audience last night that she has to contact her jailed bandmates anonymously through other people, now they are servi...

Pussy Riot and the Legacy of Punk

Johan Kugelberg | Posted 11.11.2012 | Home
Johan Kugelberg

The riot girls taught us that young women inside a counter-culture movement don't necessarily get heard until they grab the microphone.

French Pussy Riot Arrests Over Illegal Balaclavas

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK

French demonstrators protesting against the jailing of Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot have been arrested - because of the country's controversi...

Pussy Riot: Madge Calls Sentencing 'Inhumane'

WENN/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2012 | Home

Madonna has urged officials in Russia to release imprisoned members of punk band Pussy Riot from prison, branding their two-year sentence "inhumane". ...

Pussy Riot Jailed For Six Years Over Anti-Putin Song

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

The members of Russian punk trio Pussy Riot have been sentenced to two years in jail each after being found guilty of "hooliganism motivated by religi...

Pussy Riot Punk Band Found Guilty Of Hooliganism Motivated By Religious Hatred

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons and Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Pussy Riot have been found guilty of hooliganism motivated by religious hatred. The band of three Russian women, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 22, Yekate...

Pussy Riot Day of Action

Amin Elmubarak | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Politics
Amin Elmubarak

Though many have speculated that Judge Syrova's decision was a foregone conclusion, on Friday 17 August, all eyes will be fixed on Russia to see the fate of the Pussy Rioters.

Hooligans Or Heroes? Verdict Nears For Pussy Riot

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Five women wearing neon balaclavas who stormed the altar of Moscow's cathedral in a "punk protest" against Russia's president Vladimir Putin will lear...

PHOTOS: Madonna Dons Balaclava, Prays For Pussy Riot's Freedom

WENN | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Madonna voiced her support for the imprisoned members of Russian band Pussy Riot at her concert in Moscow on Tuesday as she hailed the punk trio as "c...

Pussy Riot Trial Begins

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK

Three members of the Russian feminist punk rock band, Pussy Riot, face trial on Monday against allegations of "hooliganism". The trio performed the...