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US and Russian diplomats spar over Pussy Riot

CNN - 04 Nov 2017
(CNN) -- The U.S. and Russian ambassadors to the United Nations have exchanged a flurry of Twitter posts about the controversial punk rock band Pussy Riot. Meanwhile, Russian media suggested a Russian athlete in the Sochi Games may have been ...
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Punk and protest from Pussy Riot, Putin's least favorite band

The Boston Globe - 24 May 2018
Better known as “Masha,” she's one of the members of Pussy Riot, the once-anonymous, all-female performance-art group that became a worldwide cause celebre in 2012 after staging its “punk prayer,” a protest action conducted inside a massive Russian ...
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“I Think Trump Could Be Useful”

Slate Magazine - 25 May 2018
If the people who came to see Pussy Riot in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday night were expecting an electro-punk show, they were in for a little surprise first: a slideshow. As a scrambled, anonymized voice narrated over the club's sound system, ...
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Luminato review: Burning Doors is urgent political theatre

NOW Magazine - 21 Jun 2018
Among the most famous (at least in the West) is Maria Alyokhina, who was imprisoned for two years, along with the other members of the punk group Pussy Riot, after their brief anti-Putin performance in a Moscow cathedral in 2012. Alyokhina recreates ...
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Review: At Luminato, performance piece Burning Doors startles

The Globe and Mail - 21 Jun 2018
Banned by the Belarus government, one of the company's philosophies is that all its artists should know of what they speak: the current troupe includes Maria Alyokhina, a member of Pussy Riot who spent two years in a Russian jail after the punk protest ...
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Photos From This Weekend's Boston Calling Music Festival

WBUR - 27 May 2018
Top names on Friday's lineup included the feminist protest band Pussy Riot, on its first North American tour; rock band Paramore; The National, a band including Aaron Dessner who is one of the main curators of Boston Calling's lineup; and Brandon ...
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Riot Fest reveals preliminary 2018 lineup

Consequence of Sound (blog) - 31 May 2018
Other notable acts include Elvis Costello & the Imposters, Interpol, Blondie, Incubus, The Jesus Lizard, Father John Misty, Alkaline Trio, Cat Power, Digable Planets, Pussy Riot, and 82-year-old rock 'n' roll pioneer, Jerry Lee Lewis. Also playing are ...
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Pussy Riot - protesterna fortsätter

Göteborgs-Posten - 15 Jun 2018
På fredag gör Pussy Riot ett musikperformance på Lisebergs stora scen. Enligt Lisebergs hemsida kommer Nadya Tolokonnikova att vara med. Hon är en av de tre medlemmar som åtalades för huliganism 2012 efter den omtalade punkbönen i ...
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All the Luminato events happening in Toronto this weekend

Daily Hive - 21 Jun 2018
What: Burning Doors is a moving performance about human rights from Maria Alyokhina, political activist, member of punk group Pussy Riot, and the Belarus Free Theatre. Burning Doors recently made the New York Time's “Top 10 Plays of the Year” list.
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Russian MP warns against sex with foreigners during World Cup

Telegraph.co.uk - 13 Jun 2018
A member of parliament has said Russian women should not have “intimate relations” with foreigners during the World Cup and warned against biracial babies. Tamara Pletnyova, head of the family, women and children's affairs committee, argued that even ...
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How soccer helped an ethnic slur take over Europe

Quartz - 19 Jun 2018
“Hooliganism” is what the feminist rock band Pussy Riot was charged with in 2012 when they performed a song protesting the rule of Vladimir Putin. Petr Pavlensky, the activist and artist, was accused of the same for nailing his scrotum to the Red ...
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Участницы Pussy Riot призвали Макрона потребовать от Путина освободить Сенцова

Телеканал ДОЖДЬ - 24 May 2018
Участницы группы Pussy Riot Надежда Толоконникова, Мария Алехина и Ольга Борисова попросили президента Франции Эммануэля Макрона потребовать от президента Владимира Путина освободить осужденного в России режиссера Олега ...
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Pussy Riot gick för knock på Liseberg

Göteborgs-Posten - 26 May 2018
Pussy Riot gick för knock på Liseberg. Kultur Vilt dansande, maskerade med neongula balaklavas sjunger de fyra på scen fram budskap från ryska fångar, mot korruption, mot Putin, skriver GP:s Mikaela Blomqvist. Läs hela artikeln nu. Om du genomför ett ...

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