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Pussy Riot Release Tribute To ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Victim Eric Garner

Controversial Russian Punk band Pussy Riot have released their first song in English and true to form the song is a rebellious and anti-establishment tribute to Eric Garner the black man choked to death by New York police officers. Garners death in July 2014 led to a wave of protest across the U.S. with many adopting “I can’t breathe” as a form of protest.

Pussy Riot, whose members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova spent nearly two years in a Russian prison for a protest performance at a Moscow cathedral, said their song is inspired by the death of Eric Garner and dedicated to all of those “who can’t breathe.”
Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/1852943/pussy-riot-russian-punk-band-release-i-cant-breathe-tribute-to-eric-garner-video/#gh8M2f0MRIWK9v5e.99