Yekaterina Samutsevich: Closing Statement at the Pussy Riot Trial

Yekaterina Samutsevich, defendant in the criminal case against the feminist punk group Pussy Riot:

“In the closing statement, the defendant is expected to repent, express regret for their deeds or enumerate attenuating circumstances.

In my case, as in the case of my colleagues in the group, this is completely unnecessary. Instead, I want to voice my thoughts about the reasons behind what has happened to us.Go to Article

Respect, the Census and unfair dismissal

Ali G: R.E.S.T.E.C.P! Do ya even know wha it spellz?
Cabinet M.P.: Restecp?
Ali G: Yes, Restecp.
‘Owz anyone out there meant to restecp each otha?
If you lot in ‘ere, don’t even start restecpa-ing one another.

British comedian, Ali G on RESPECT

Every five years the Australian Bureau of Statistics conducts a census of Population and Housing.… Go to Article