V. Putin: Little Big Brother

Here's a design problem: How does one respond to the events in the Ukraine in a useful and meaningful way? The first is to know something about Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin.

Pussy Riot Found Guilty of Hooliganism

They put Putin and Pussy in the same sentence.  Three members of the Russian feminist punk group Pussy Riot were found guilty today on charges of “hooliganism” and promoting “religious hatred” as a result of their protest in Russia’s main cathedral against Vladimir Putin’s return to the presidency. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 22, Yekaterina Samutsevich, 29,...