Blasphemous Russian girl-punk bank meets with NYC’s de Blasio

Another smack in President Putin’s face!

(Daily News)  –  Pussy Riot meets with Mayor de Blasio, Chirlane McCray at City Hall to discuss prison reform

Bandmates Nadya Tolokonnikova, 24, and Maria Alekhina, 25, said they discussed the American correctional system with the mayor and his wife. De Blasio told the duo he would arrange some visits to local prisons.

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KENDALL RODRIGUEZ FOR NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Pussy Riot members Nadya Tolokonnikova (center) and Maria Alekhina (right) were with Mayor de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane McCray, for an hour-long private meeting.

They discussed prison reform and the American correctional system, the rockers said. The musicians were jailed for two years after staging a protest against Russian President Vladimir Putin at a Moscow church.

 “We expressed the desire to visit some American prisons,” the band said through a translator after the meeting. “We are extremely happy that this is possible.”

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/pussy-riot-meets-bill-de-blasio-chirlane-mccray-article-1.1606655#ixzz2t1EMx1Jy

 

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