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In Russia, patriotic indoctrination unfolds at school


TESTIMONIALS - Several dozen cases of teachers fired for criticizing the Russian invasion have emerged in the local press.


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Tatiana Chadrina (*) knows that her teaching time may be limited.

So far the 48-year-old math teacher, who teaches in Moscow's Mitino district, has not been forced to teach patriotism lessons to her 13- and 14-year-old students.

“But I feel that it will become mandatory after the start of the school

year,” she slips.

At the end of February, while his school was still reeling from the invasion, the teaching team was already hearing about these new courses being prepared around the "special operation."

Nobody is delighted;

management ensures that nothing will be mandatory.

But the pressure is mounting: a video seminar is quickly published for all establishments in Russia, with the participation, in particular, of the ultrapatriot Margarita Simonyan, patroness of Russia Today, and other Russian officials.

“The purpose of the seminar was to teach teachers how to speak well to children, in a compliant way, about the intervention in Ukraine, and how to conduct…

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Source: lefigaro

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