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    Pussy Riot Attacked at McDonald's

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 20:  Members of protest group Pussy Riot speak during a press conference on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

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    Would you like fries with that political activism? Two members of Pussy Riot were attacked by men who threw green paint and trash at them inside McDonald's in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. The attackers yelled "Go to America!" and shot Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina with paint from syringes. The women say they suffered head injuries and chemical burns. The band members spent nearly two years in prison for staging a protest against Putin, and were recently detained by police again in Sochi.

    Read it at The Guardian