Human Rights Court Condemns Russia for Pussy Riot Convictions


‘Pussy Riot is a Russian feminist protest punk rock group based in Moscow. Founded in August 2011, it had a variable membership of approximately 11 women  ranging in age from about 20 to 33 (as of 2012). ‘
… and with sheer conviction and personal beliefs, they continue to express them in spite of Russian repression and infringement of personal rights!!

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Court condemns Russia over Pussy Riot convictions –In yet another instance of Russian’s Vladamir Putin’s human rights abuses

Screen Shot 2018-07-17 at 8.58.30 PM.pngMembers of the punk band spent nearly two years in jail after 2012 protest in a Moscow cathedral:

The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday ruled against Russia for its treatment of members of the Pussy Riot punk band in 2012.

The court said Russia violated five articles of the European Convention on Human Rights when it detained three band members who performed a protest song in a Moscow cathedral.

Two members of the anti-Kremlin band — Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova — spent nearly two years in prison.

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Via Wikipedia:

Pussy Riot is a Russian feminist protest punk rock group based in Moscow. Founded in August 2011, it had a variable membership of approximately 11 women  ranging in age from about 20 to 33 (as of 2012). The group…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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