Russia will not introduce politically proper terminology such as “parent #1” and “parent #2” any time rapidly, Putin instructed a constitutional reform working group on Thursday, as they talked about family values in Russia.
“As for ‘parent #1’ and ‘parent #2’, I have already publicly said it and I will repeat it once more: as long as I am president, we will not have parents #1 and #2, it will be ‘mother’ and ‘father’.”
One of the working group members, Russian lawmaker Olga Batalina, instructed the president that many people in Russia are concerned regarding the future of the traditional family and need to see it protected by the construction. Putin welcomed the thought nonetheless talked about that it needs cautious consideration.
Batalina well-known that some people who despatched proposals to the 75-strong physique which is tasked with processing residents’ concepts on the constitutional reform, would very very prefer to see ‘family’ outlined as a “union of a man and a woman.”
Some Western nations have clearly moved previous such definitions and phrases altogether. French schools modified ‘mother’ and ‘father’ of their paperwork with ‘parent #1’ and ‘parent #2’ once more in February 2019 whereas Italy initiated a similar course of as successfully nonetheless it was stalled by former Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini. The US took the lead on this self-discipline as early as in 2011 when it launched that it’ll trade “mother” and “father” on passport functions.