Russia

Pussy Riot trial over; read the band’s closing statements
Pussy Riot trial over; read the band’s closing statements
To quote Gawker (this thing is being reported on all over the place),"The Pussy Riot trial -- in which three members of a Russian punk collective were charged with "hooliganism" and held in jail for months over a guerrilla performance Moscow's Christ the Savior Cathedral -- ended yesterday with two of the defendants, Yekaterina Samutsevich and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova (on the right and the left, respectively, in the above photo), giving closing statements...