St Petersburg students speak out against "ideological brainwashing of young people"

posted 14 Nov 2013, 13:52 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 14 Nov 2013, 13:52 ]
12 November 2013 

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The Russian Student Union (RSU) in St. Petersburg has spoken out against the creation of the so-called Council for Ideological Work with Students. According to RSU members, the Council, created "to enhance ideological work with students", will seek to "combat dissent in the student environment and repress any student initiatives that are not aligned with the interests of the University Administration". [Read more]