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 ...