Vladimir Putin said about the lack of positivity in social networks
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin is convinced that social media is little positive content. During a visit to the North Caucasian youth forum “Mashuk-2018” in Pyatigorsk, the President talked with the co-author of the project “Cartoon Studio named after Alexander Shiryaev” children by Tameem.
He told the President that the content for the student television stations distributed mainly in social networks. “It is especially nice that you are working in networks. Because, as I understand it, the mood you have the most positive. And positive networks need 100%, which is often lacking,” lead Vladimir Putin’s words news Agency.
In recent years, Russia has increased the number of criminal cases for reposts and likes in social networks. The Kremlin urged when considering each of the cases to preserve my sanity. As stated by the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, “there are cases beyond reasonable”.
In the summer of 2018 in the state Duma introduced a package of bills decriminalizing reposts and likes. Mail.Ru Group of 15 August also proposed to decriminalize the actions of users in social networks and Amnesty previously convicted under the relevant articles.