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Mayo - Event Notice
Monday June 17 2013
11:30 AM

Galway Pussy Riot at Achillhenge

category mayo | anti-capitalism | event notice author Friday June 07, 2013 11:47author by Margaretta D'Arcy - Women in Media & Entertainmentauthor email margarettadarcy at gmail dot comauthor phone 091565430 Report this post to the editors

The Holy Foolishness of Punk

Galway Pussy Riot invite you to share with us our act of Holy Foolishness of Punk.
To help build an installation of a funeral pyre at Achillhenge, Achill which is its self is an act of the holy foolishness of punk.
We will metaphysically celebrate the demise of austerity... and all that lot!

Solidarity with the two Pussy Riot's jailed by Putin for their act of Holy Foolishness of Punk.
Maria Alyokhina is now on hunger strike, her parole was refused because she has failed to repent her crime.

Galway Pussy Riot invite you to share with us our act of Holy Foolishness of Punk.
Help build an installation of a funeral pyre at Achillhenge, Achill which its self is an act of the holy foolishness of punk.
We will metaphysically celebrate the demise of austerity... and all that lot!
The G8 are meeting in Fermanagh. We will be sending a message to Putin and Obama.

From Monday the 17th of June - Friday 21st
11.30am-2pm everyday... Can you spread the word on face book etc

For more info please contact :
Margaretta D'Arcy (091) 565430

Caption: Russian Pussy Riot Punk Prayer

Caption: Galway Pussy Riot

author by paddyriotpublication date Sat Jun 08, 2013 15:44Report this post to the editors

Margaretta, you know the whole pussy riot thing was deliberately blown out of proportion and filled the world's media because it was backed by imperialists who wanted to use the incident to cause problems for Putin who was not playing ball in Libya and Syria.

You are doing the work of imperialism by continuing to highlight the whole pussy riot thing. If you must do this, why not stage a "pussy riot" punk prayer in the middle of church services in the cathedral highlighting the systematic abuse rape and cover up by the Irish catholic church, and the cost of their compensation to the tune of 1.5 billion euro to the taxpayer (and the victims themselves) of which only 180 million contribution has been paid to date by the church. Let's see if they bring charges in democratic Ireland for such an action?

author by old dufferpublication date Mon Jun 10, 2013 05:02Report this post to the editors

Putin is presiding over a state whose police thuggishly deal with investigative journalists, sometimes enable them to be assassinated. Pro-USA foreign policy western newspapers have portrayed pussy riot as martyrs for free speech and artistic expression. To get to the truth that may lurk there somewhere in the middle it would help if somebody with musical and artistic experience would offer an assessment of Pussy Riot's musical and artistic skills. Don't opponents of Putin's ways of ruling Russia have other means of conveying their feelings to the general population of that country?

author by Captain Autonomepublication date Thu Jun 13, 2013 09:40Report this post to the editors

So if you are against Putin, it make you pro-Imperialist? Hmm.. Maybe you just don't care about women's grievances enough to take them seriously. Sexism and authoritarian rule exist in the world, and pointing to another system of repression does not justify the former.

If I lived in the 1940's I probably would be have ideologically opposed to Stalin. Would that have made me a fascist, or would it have been that case that I had simply become brainwashed by fascist propaganda?

F**k Putin. Pure scum.

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