Senators criticized the Federal Agency for youth Affairs for the use of the word “quest”
Moscow. July 12. INTERFAX.RU Member of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security have criticized the Federal Agency for youth Affairs for the use of anglicisms, in particular the words “quest” for names of events on Patriotic education.
“Patriotic education, like any education, is a managed process. If we don’t educate our youth, it brings up someone else. If we introduce the language, terms and formulae for imported languages, we educate not people dedicated to our Home, and living formulas, interests, standards, templates of other States”, — said at a meeting of the Committee Senator Alex Kondratyev, referring to the head Rosmolodezh Alexander Bugaev.
The meeting was devoted to questions of realization of the state program “Patriotic education of citizens of the Russian Federation for 2016-2020” and your participation in this Rosmolodezh.
Bugaev, among other things, said that under programs for youth there are a variety of quests. Senator Taimuraz Mamsurov asked Bugaev, what does the word “quest”. The head of the Agency explained that “it is very popular now among young people form organizations active measures.” “These names have been formed by our partners from the “Volunteer Victory” based on the views expressed by the children themselves,” — said Bugaev.