Q | Feb 18, 2014 | 1:03:30

Pussy Riot arrest, Surveillance in Sochi, Curling champ Jennifer Jones, Saving art from conflict, Mavis Gallant's death

Update on the latest Pussy Riot arrest from member's spouse. How surveillance in Sochi is prompting self-censorship. A chat with Canada's curling champ, Jennifer Jones. AP photographer on saving the art of Samuel Fosso. Archival chat with Mavis Gallant.

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