Faces Of The Day


Members of the Russian art group Voina kissed policewomen this week after Medvedev changed the name of the force from "militsia" to "politsia." This isn't their first stunt:

Voina's antics have targeted police in the past, with the latest stunt involving turning over police cars in Saint Petersburg, after which two activists were jailed for several months and recently released on bail. Their most famous achievement however was painting a giant penis on one of the rising bridges in Saint Petersburg so that it rose to face the offices of the FSB security service.

English Russia collected stills of the kisses; Molly Finnegan has the video set to the Yiddish song "Down With the Police."