This is awful!
Three members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot were harshly sentenced to two years in prison for "hooliganism," but they may have actually gotten a death sentence!
The women are scheduled to be transported via train to a remote penal colony hundreds of miles away from the Moscow detention center where they are currently serving time. The scary part is that more than 2,000 prisoners have DIED in the last six months during these transfers.
Lev Ponamaryov, the leader of the For Human Rights movement, explained:
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These girls don't f*ck around!
Despite the fact that three of their bandmates received two years behind bars for "hooliganism", the remaining members of Pussy Riot are still fighting President Vladimir Putin's oppressive policies and THANKING supporters in the process!
Check out the feminists punk band's latest video (above) which features two of them (maybe the lucky ones who have escaped Russia) giving Madonna, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Björk and Green Day a shout before they light up a
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This is NOT the way to go about freeing the three imprisoned members of the punk band Pussy Riot!
Two female dead bodies were discovered in Kazan, Russia underneath the words "Free Pussy Riot," which was "presumably" written in blood.
While Vladimir Putin enthusiasts have been quick to blame the band's supporters, one detective on the case cautioned that the killer "was trying to avoid suspicion" by misleading the police.
The murderer could have very well been a
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This Material Girl is fearless!
Madonna is not happy that the three women comprising the Russian punk band Pussy Riot have been locked up for speaking out against Vladimir Putin.
We heard she had spoken up on their behalf while in Moscow earlier this week, but now we get to SEE it (above)!
The Queen of Pop stopped her concert in the country's capital on Tuesday night to applaud the "courageous" women who
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