Wasserman urged to introduce lessons about the Great Patriotic War in schools

Deputy Wasserman spoke in favor of introducing a separate subject about the Great Patriotic War

war. He stated this in an interview with the Daily Storm.

He stressed that the new subject should be the same in form as the foundations of Orthodox culture. According to him, in Russian culture a lot is tied to the theme of Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

“Just like with the Great Patriotic War. And when they try to destroy us again, they hit on these two cornerstones, we need to introduce a similar subject, ”Wasserman spoke. culture, since the history of the Great Patriotic War is incomprehensible without knowledge of military science.

Since 2012, most Russian schools have introduced a course on the basics of religious culture and secular ethics, which includes modules on the main religions professed in the country. Schoolchildren together with their parents should choose one of the proposed courses.

In 2018, the Ministry of Education of Russia allocated 40 million rubles to improve the effectiveness of teaching the subject “Fundamentals of Religious Cultures and Secular Ethics” in schools.