Nadezhda Tolokonnikova

Nadezhda Tolonnikova (L) and Maria Alyoshina of Pussy Riot (Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images)

Pussy Riot Members Attacked by Cossack Militia in Sochi

They came out of the restaurant wearing their pastel balaclavas and were then confronted by the Cossacks, who are used by police authorities to patrol the streets.


Pussy Riot member, Maria Alyokhina is surrounded by journalists after being freed from prison. (ANASTASIYA MAKARYCHEVA/AFP/Getty Images)

Pussy Riot Members Released Early From Prison

The two jailed members of Pussy Riot, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, were released today (Dec. 23) under a new amnesty law in Russia.


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Pussy Riot Member Disappears During Russian Prison Move

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova’s disappearance can be traced back to when the 23-year-old musician was being transferred from a prison colony in the city of Mordovia.



Jailed Pussy Riot Member Goes on Hunger Strike Until Russian Prison Starts ‘Treating Us Like Humans’

Beginning today (September 23) jailed Pussy Riot member, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, will go on a hunger strike. She hopes it will send a message to the Russian jail where she is being held.