Misogynist and Homophobic Quotes of Russian Propagandists: “We Don’t Want Homosexual Marriages”

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The quote from propagandist Sheynin best illustrates the way Kremlin juxtaposes “Western values” to what they call a “distinct Russian identity”.

This so-called identity which can be best described as serving chauvinist and anti-humanist ideals under the guise of “traditional values”.

Such approach is beneficial to Putin, because carefully crafted tolerance to human rights violations prolongs the existence of his authoritarian regime.