Pussy Riot Does Not Approve of Cutting Down Orthodox Crosses…

The fallout from Russian punk band Pussy Riot's conviction has led to sporadic protesting, some protests being just a touch more vigorous than others. Take, for example, the stunt one enterprising group of irreligious vandals pulled over the weekend in chopping down four wooden Orthodox crosses. Though the Russian… » 8/27/12 9:15pm 8/27/12 9:15pm

Russia’s Religious Leaders Tardily Forgive Pussy Riot

Now that three members of Pussy Riot are safely behind bars for the next two years, the Russian Orthodox Church has seen fit to employ its Christian ethos ironically and forgive the punk rockers. Two of Russia's most prominent religious leaders convened on state-run TV Saturday morning to absolve Pussy Riot of their… » 8/18/12 3:00pm 8/18/12 3:00pm