Among the other first-day highlights so far was an appearance by Pussy Riot punks Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina at Glastonbury's The Park Stage. The Russian duo's set included an art performance and question-and-answer session …
TuenTo23 23ABC · 6/28/2015
The rockers-turned-political activists Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina, who were both jailed in 2012 for taking part in a protest performance at a church in Moscow, have landed a slot at the fabled music event to talk about their causes.
New · 6/25/2015
Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, who were imprisoned in Russia for almost two years for their protests, then climbed up, tied him up and put one of their trademark multi-coloured balaclavas on him. Tolokonnikova told the crowd to ...
BBC · 6/26/2015
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In Moscow’s Bolotnaya Square, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova of Russian feminist punk protest collective Pussy Riot was detained while staging a protest in support of female prisoners Tolokonnikova is a former prison inmate who served two years for ...
Billboard · 6/12/2015
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, the jailed Pussy Riot activist, has not been heard from by her friends and family for two weeks. But Russian authorities on Tuesday said she is still in transit to a new place of detention – leading to speculation that she is ...
Daily Telegraph · 11/5/2013
The two Pussy Riot punk rockers who served jail time for a stunt slamming president Vladimir Putin have again struck out at the Russian leader. The forum for their latest swipe at the Kremlin strongman is season three of US television series House Of Cards ...
ABC Online · 2/27/2015
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has suffered from headaches since last spring and her condition has worsened since October when she was jailed for performing an anti-Putin 'punk prayer' on the altar of Moscow's main cathedral. Like most female prisoners in …
Daily Mail · 2/1/2013
Pussy Riot founder and jailed activist Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has joined Vice as a new columnist, detailing her time in prison after she was arrested for performing inside a church. Tolokonnikova’s arrest and subsequent imprisonment in 2012 shone a light ...
The Independent · 6/18/2015
Pussy Riot member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova says Russian politics has entered a new phase after the killing of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead near the Kremlin. Speaking by Skype to RFE/RL's Current Time program, she said people …
Radio Free Europe · 3/3/2015
One of the members of the Presidential Human Rights Council, Russia, confirmed allegations stated by Nadezhda Tolokonnikova that is serving a two year sentence at penal colony No 14. A member of a Russian punk group “Pussy Riot” accused colony ...
Guardian LV · 10/1/2013

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova

Nadezhda Andreyevna Tolokonnikova, nicknamed "Nadya Tolokno", is a Russian conceptual artist and political activist. She is a membe…
Nadezhda Andreyevna Tolokonnikova, nicknamed "Nadya Tolokno", is a Russian conceptual artist and political activist. She is a member of the anti-Putinist punk rock group Pussy Riot, and has a history of political activism with the controversial street art group Voina. On August 17, 2012, she was convicted of "hooliganism motivated by religious hatred" after a performance in Moscow Cathedral of Christ the Saviour and sentenced to two years' imprisonment. On December 23, 2013, she was released early with another Pussy Riot member Maria Alyokhina under a newly passed amnesty bill dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Russian constitution.
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