Topless Femen activist grabs Baby Jesus in St. Peter's Square

Dec 26, 2014

Topless Femen activist grabs Baby Jesus in St. Peter's Square

An activist from the feminist group Femen bared her breasts in St. Peter’s Square on Christmas Day and rushed the Nativity scene, grabbing the Baby Jesus figurine. A Vatican police officer wearing a black cape was quick to arrest the blonde activist and wrest ...

Femen to take topless protests to United Kingdom

Oct 20, 2013

Femen to take topless protests to United Kingdom

by Zoe Holman

They started out in Ukraine, established a thriving headquarters in Paris and last year succeeded in ambushing a startled Vladimir Putin during a visit to a German trade fair. Now the controversial activists of Femen, notorious for their topless protests on issues such as ...

Femen-inspired stamp causes stir

Jul 16, 2013

Femen-inspired stamp causes stir

A new stamp emblazoned with the face of Marianne, France’s revolutionary symbol, has caused a stir after its creator said it was inspired by a Ukrainian feminist known for topless protests. The stamp, unveiled by President Francois Hollande on Sunday’s national day, shows the ...