Topless Ukrainian activists grab Euro 2012 cup
Topless FEMEN activists have been media darlings due to their methods of protest. According to FEMEN, topless protests are probably the strongest and most effective form of peaceful and nonviolent protests to attract attention. A group of Ukrainian topless protesters are now facing jail term up to four years for climbing onto the balcony of the Indian embassy in Kiev and tearing down India's national flag. The activists staged a second attack on the Euro 2012 soccer trophy on Monday, grabbing it while it was on public display in the southeast of Ukraine before being seized themselves by police.
FEMEN, Ukrainian bare-breast activists dressed up as housemaids stage a protest in front of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s residence in Paris on ... more
FEMEN, Ukrainian bare-breast activists dressed up as housemaids stage a protest in front of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s residence in Paris on October 31, 2011. The protest was against ‘Kahn’s attitude towards women’. Kahn had been accused of assaulting a maid in his hotel suite; hence the housemaid makeup of the protestors. Kahn’s remarks about women, in the follow-up interviews and questionings were scandalized for being caustic and derogatory. less