“This is a trial of the whole government system of Russia, which so likes to show its harshness toward the individual, its indifference to his honour and dignity […]. If this political system throws itself against three girls … it shows this political system is afraid of truth.
Even though we are behind bars, we are freer than those people […]. We can say what we want, while they can only say what political censorship allows.”
Pussy Riots’ closing statement by 22-year-old Nadezhda Tolokonnikova | Guardian