A jail sentence for Pussy Riot would be a tragedy as art should always be political, Madonna said ahead of her Moscow concert. Weighing into a debate surrounding the trial of Maria Alyokhina, NadezhdaTolokonnikova, and Yekaterina Samutsevich, Madonna added her voice to a number of other Western musicians, bolstering accusations by President Vladimir Putin’s foes that the legal proceedings are politically motivated and a part of a wider crackdown on dissent.
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August 7, 2012 Leave a comment
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