Aug. 17, 2012
Friday has been designated “Free Pussy Riot Global Day.” Rallies will be taking place across the country in support of the Russian band Pussy Riot. A Moscow judge sentenced the band to two years in prison on hooliganism charges Friday. Igor Golubchik, the host of the Russian-language call-in show Vashe Radio, tells us how the local Russian community is reacting. Plus, global citizen Nari Safavi helps you plan your international weekend.