Pussy Riot

CAF Takes It To The Streets

Protesters assail Russian ambassador’s residence for mistreatment of punk band

Shouts of “Putin is the real Pussy” and “Vlad steals V-cards” echoed off the steel barriers of the Russian ambassador’s residence in downtown D.C. Friday as protestors advocating on behalf of imprisoned Russian punk rock band Pussy Riot expressed their ire with the Kremlin.

Putin Jails Pussy Riot

Two-year prison sentence for band's anti-Putin protest

The Russian punk band Pussy Riot has been sentenced to two years in prison on hooliganism charges for the band's February protest against Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Savior.