Garry Kasparov detained and beaten up at the sentencing of punk band Pussy Riot


Chess Grandmaster and opposition leader in Russia, Garry Kasparov was beaten harshly by the Moscow Police and had to spent 5 hours in jail for attending the sentencing of anti-Putin band Pussy Riot. Kasparov was hit in the genitals, thrown into the van and endure beating from numerous policemen. Moscow Police, on the other hand,Continue reading “Garry Kasparov detained and beaten up at the sentencing of punk band Pussy Riot”

Pussy Riot draws international support for protesting against Russian Prez


 Soon after the band members of Pussy Riot have been arrested following their concert in the church in Russia, protests all over the world have started to crop up in favor of the three band members’ release. The protests however could not turn fruitful as the band is found guilty on hooliganism charges and sentencedContinue reading “Pussy Riot draws international support for protesting against Russian Prez”