2013/12/23 ... Pardoned ... so why, really?
Verdict today? 08/16/2012
#Russia #Dissent #Putin Punk Rock and Orthodoxy -WI 1848 Forward: #NPR #Pardon #Olympics ? #HumanRights ?
July 31, 2012
Three women charged with blasphemy went on trial Monday in Russia in a case that's being seen as a major test of President Vladimir Putin's tolerance for dissent. The women are members of the band Pussy Riot. They were arrested after staging a punk rock protest at the altar of a Moscow cathedral.