The Prosecutor’s office of Samara region confirmed the illegality of the screening of the propaganda film “no to Extremism!” one of the local schools. The Supervisory office acknowledged that the movie is about the danger of protests that were shown during the speech of the Governor Nikolay Merkushkin, has an age marked “16+”, while the show was attended by mostly children under this age.
“In order to eliminate the revealed violations the public Prosecutor of the city of Samara in the Samara urban district made a representation about elimination of infringements of the legislation on protection children from information harmful to their health”, – is spoken in the reply of Prosecutor’s office on the Deputy request of a member of the Samara Provincial Duma Mikhail Matveev.
In the regional Ministry of education said that the leaders of the event, which showed the film, made the decision to show the film for high school students “in the framework of educational work aimed at prevention of mass riots and illegal extremist actions among youth.” In addition, according to the Agency, the organizers, showing the film, based on the “relevance of the problems raised”.
At the same time, the Ministry noted that the position of the teacher Irina Gorbatenko regarded by the school administration as uneducational that is not denied by the teacher. Gorbatenko – the teacher of geography of school N114, which gave the eighth graders a lecture on the dangers of demonstrations against corruption and the importance of patriotism, and then entered the fray with a student who was at the rally against corruption. She was outraged that not everyone in the audience wanted to watch propaganda films.
“The fact of recognizing one’s own errors became the basis for a sincere apology Irina V. Gorbatenko in front of a student and his parents. The question of the imposition of disciplinary sanctions, counsel will be considered by the school administration after its release to work”, – added in Department.
Note that anti-corruption rally on 26 March in Samara came up to two thousand people. After that, the Governor of the region Nikolay Merkushkin held a youth forum “no to Extremism”, for participation in which the Samara of students removed from the classroom.
Irina Gorbatenko joined a series of teachers, speaking after protests against corruption with Patriotic lectures. Two such cases occurred in Tomsk, where the students tried to explain that liberals are quoted on a par with the Nazis. In Petersburg with the performance of democracy in Russia and the agent of the “Washington regional Committee” Navalny became famous assistant of the Department of information security St. Petersburg state electrotechnical University “LETI” Renat Khaliullin.
The portal “the Media” reports that the film “no to Extremism!” is shown to the students until now. Recently a similar case occurred in the school number 70 in Togliatti, Director which warned students against participation in the action on 12 June, which is going to hold the opposition leader Alexei Navalny. “I want people to remember and understand that in our country there is an ideological war,” she said after the demonstration propaganda movie.