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Pussy Riot freed

Posted Dec. 29, 2013, 9:57 a.m. in Music News by Loren

Early last week Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot were released from prison in Russia. The two women spent nearly two years in prison following a 40-second performance. Hunter Heaney, Executive Director of The Voice Project, who worked on their release, offered the following statement:



We all recognize that the whole amnesty program is a PR move by Putin, likely of course a bit of image clean up prior to the Olympics.


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