German-Ukrainian blogger Alexander "shiitman" Volodarsky
(http://shiitman.livejournal.com), who was remanded having imitated a sexual act in a protest action against Ukrainian "Commission on social morale" outside Ukrainian Rada (parliament) 2th of November, was released court pending 18th of December. He consider this as a result of an active support campaing - now he is treating bronchitis he contacted in prison in Kiev, and preparing for the court which will not start before mid-January. Those of you who speak Russian may read more from blog of man himself, or for example an interview from website of another recently persecuted artist, Artyom Loskutov:
The worst thing Putin has done in Ukraine is to reconcile the authorities with the people. The president has turned from an object of universal criticism into the Ukrainian Charles de Gaulle.1 The general of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry offers to deliver himself to the Russian army in...