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MOSCOW (LifeSiteNews) – The Russian Parliament is considering a bill to expand its current law against “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relationships” being aimed at children to include any material considered “LGBT propaganda” being shown on television or published online.

Lawmakers at Russia’s State Duma submitted amendments to Parliament “regarding the prohibition of information promoting non-traditional sexual relations” on Monday. Arguing for an outright ban on all LGBT “propaganda,” Duma information committee head Alexander Khinshtein said that the current 2013 law, which only bans the promotion of such materials to minors, should apply “regardless of the age of the audience (offline, in the media, on the internet, social networks and online cinemas).”

An accompanying note to the proposal explained that in Russia, “at the legislative level, it is not allowed to promote suicide, drugs, extremism, [or] criminal behavior, as they are considered negative and socially dangerous phenomena,” Russian news network RT reported.

However, the authors of the bill recognized that there is no ban on “the denial of family values and non-traditional sexual relations, including with the use of film distribution,” which they said should belong to the category of “socially dangerous” since the promotion of such “childfree” lifestyles “puts the issues of demography and future economic growth at risk.”

READ: Russian court fines TikTok, Facebook for not deleting posts containing LGBT ideology

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There are countless reasons to conclude modern sex-education is less about critical thinking and more about indoctrinating and sexualizing children at as young an age as possible.

Consider these 3 questions: 

  • Why are politicians around the world pushing radical transgender theories on children as young as 5? 
  • Why is the World Health Organization calling for 4 year-olds to be taught how to masturbate?
  • Why are children in schools being shown graphic images of sex and told anything goes so long as consent is established, if not to encourage our sons and daughters to become sexually active? 

A sane society would try to shield impressionable children from becoming sexualized, and encourage them not to watch pornography, take puberty blockers or mutilate their genitalia, but our schools increasingly promote these behaviors.

In reality, the media, most politicians, and many education chiefs are obliterating a parent's ability to protect their child's innocence and identity. 

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The results of this explicit, inappropriate sex-saturated culture and education have been startling: there have never been more children claiming to be transgender, gay, lesbian and bisexual, nor have we ever seen such high levels of sexual assaults by minors.

Countless politicians, media personalities and education chiefs are too busy promoting woke trends to realize that sexualizing minors amounts to grooming, and has devastating consequences in many cases.

Children whose inhibitions are broken down risk addiction to pornography, teenage pregnancy, STDs, gender dysphoria, online shaming, and a whole host of other negative outcomes. 

Parents, not the government, must be in control of what their child is taught about sex.

Just listen to the type of materials public schools in the U.S. are promoting: 

That's why we are asking you to sign the Parents' Pledge that you will pull your children out of sex-education classes if your school chooses to sexualize your child.

The Parents' Pledge is our best chance of winning back our children's schools before they're entirely lost to radical sex-obsessed teachers' unions who are foisting these curricula on teachers.

Do you really want other adults deciding what your child is exposed to? Of course not.

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Most teachers are disturbed by their unions' push to sexualize children

Planned Parenthood tells middle-schoolers about avoiding parental consent for abortion and contraception

The corrupting influence of sex-education is causing widespread abuse among school children 

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“Public approval and recognition of such relationships are dangerous not only for children and young people … but for the whole society,” the note reads.

“Family, motherhood, and childhood in their traditional understanding, taken from the ancestors, are the values that ensure the continuous change of generations,” the authors wrote, adding that traditional family values are a “condition for the preservation and development of the multinational people of the Russian Federation, and therefore need special protection from the state.”

While defending the liberty of citizens to openly identify as LGBT, the bill insists that this freedom neither grants “the right to seek public approval of such relations” nor to “disseminate ‘new’ values that carry hidden threats to society.”

The legislation faces three rounds of parliamentary scrutiny at the State Duma before being passed to the Federation Council, the upper house in Russia’s bicameral system, for secondary approval. The bill then requires President Vladimir Putin’s signature before becoming law.

The current law, applying a prohibition on promoting LGBT-focused materials to minors, carries fines topping out at 1 million rubles ($17,253) for state officials who break the ruling and exile from the Russian Federation for foreign citizens.

An earlier draft of the proposed extension to the bill suggested imposing fines ranging from $660 to $160,000 for the creation of material that promotes or seeks to form “non-traditional sexual attitudes, the attractiveness of non-traditional sexual relations, a distorted idea of the social equivalence of traditional and non-traditional sexual relations, and the imposition of information about non-traditional sexual relations, causing interest in such relations.”

READ: Russian lawmakers propose new law targeting ‘LGBT propaganda’

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