Pussy Riot saga ends happily

A member of punk rock band Pussy Riot, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, who was kept at the Krasnoyarsk prison hospital, was set free, her husband Pyotr Verzilov tweeted.

Tolokonnikova, like another member of the group, Maria Alyokhina, who was also released on … Read the rest

Russia to vote on bill that bans informing children that gay people exist

More than two dozen activists were detained in Moscow on Tuesday as they were protesting a bill that stigmatizes the gay community and bans the giving of information about homosexuality to children.

The protesters attempted to rally outside the Russian … Read the rest