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Pussy Riot Plans To Open Museum Showcasing Only Women Artists

Slated to be opened in Montenegro, the museum would serve as an answer to the still pervasive gender inequalities in museum representation.

Bronwyn Isaac |

Watch The Video For “Refugees In,” Pussy Riot’s Haunting New Anthem And Call To Arms

No strangers to political controversy, Pussy Riot continues to use their musical platform for relevant and often brutally honest discourse, this time honing in on Europe’s stringent migration policies.

Bronwyn Isaac |

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Watch “Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer,” Read Little Boy Needs Ride, And Listen To In Colour

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It took me a while to pick up Chris Bower’s Little Boy Needs Ride, but Bower is a reliably dark, funny, and compelling storyteller. This…

Rebecca Vipond Brink |

Pussy Riot Hopes To Inspire “Individual Bravery”

“Our real goal is individual bravery, when each person decides, ‘I’ll go out onto the square—I can do it, even if it’s cold, even if they’ll arrest me.’ That’s how…

Claire Hannum |

Pussy Riot To Sue The Russian Government

The two members of the feminist punk collective Pussy Riot, who were imprisoned for speaking out against President Vladmir Putin, are suing the Russian government in the European court of human rights.

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Tweets Paddy Wagon Selfies After Sochi Olympics Arrest

The two members of Pussy Riot arrested outside the Sochi Olympics tweeted selfies from inside a police wagon today. Authorities still haven’t explained why members of the group, who were…

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Members Detained Outside Of The Olympics

Two members of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot say they were detained outside of the Sochi Olympics and accused of vague crimes. Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alyokhina…

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Members Claim They Weren’t Kicked Out After All

Nadezhada Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina say Pussy Riot have been falsely represented online and and they’re still very much part of the Russian punk rock feminist collective. So, they weren’t

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Members Kicked Out Of Band

Pussy Riot members back in Russia have kicked Nadezhada Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina out of the feminist punk collective for participating in an Amnesty International concert in Brooklyn last night.

Jessica Wakeman |

We See Chick Flicks: HBO’s “Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer”

Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer is available on HBO Go and select HBO viewings.

HBO Go and HBO are currently airing a film I’d eagerly been anticipating all…

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Win At Life On “The Colbert Report”

Pussy Riot on “The Colbert Report”! Pussy Riot on “The Colbert Report”! Pussy Riot on “The Colbert Report”! You can watch the second part of Colbert’s interview at the…

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Is Headed To Brooklyn!

Just two months after being released from a Russian penal colony, members of the feminist punk band Pussy Riot are coming to America. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina will appear…

Jessica Wakeman |

Pussy Riot Member Reveals Forced Daily Gynecological Exams While Imprisoned

Maria Alyokhina, a member of Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot, told the UK’s Guardian newspaper that her imprisonment included nearly three weeks of forced daily gynecological exams. Alyokhina spent almost two…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Two Members Of Pussy Riot Released From Prison

Two imprisoned members of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot were released this morning from work camps. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina were granted amnesty last week after serving time on…

Jessica Wakeman |

Jailed Pussy Riot Member Is Missing

Relatives of one of the jailed members of Pussy Riot say Nadya Tolokonnikova has been taken from prison and is currently missing. They don’t know her whereabouts and haven’t…

Jessica Wakeman |

Russian Feminist Punk Band Pussy Riot Release A New Song

The Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot released a new song and video yesterday, called “Like In A Red Prison.” Currently, two members of the collective are serving prison…

Jessica Wakeman |

Kim Gordon Thinks Women Make Good Revolutionaries

“Women make natural anarchists and revolutionaries, because they’ve always been second-class citizens, kinda having had to claw their way up. I mean, who made up all the rules in the…

Julie Gerstein |

Member Of Pussy Riot Hospitalized From Prison Overwork

One of the members of Pussy Riot, the Russian  feminist punk collective that was imprisoned for “hooliganism” after publicly speaking out against President Vladmir Putin, has been hospitalized. Nadezhda…

Jessica Wakeman |

IKEA Pulls Pussy Riot Photo From Web Site

IKEA has pulled a photo depicting four people dressed like Pussy Riot, sitting on their couches wearing brightly-colored face covering balaclava masks.  The image — which appears to be…

Jessica Wakeman |

German Court Rules Insurance Must Cover M-To-F Transexuals Breast Implants

A German court has ruled that male-to-female transsexuals have a legal right to have their breast implants covered by health insurance if their hormone therapy does not give them…

Jessica Wakeman |
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