During a protest about Russia's descent into a "police state” on Sunday, performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky nailed his scrotum into the cobblestones in Red Square.
Pavlensky’s painful protest was meant to coincide with Sunday’s national holiday, Police Day.

"The performance can be seen as a metaphor for the apathy, political indifference and fatalism of contemporary Russian society," Pavlensky said in a statement...

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