Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Mikhail Prokhorov And Alla Pugacheva: We Are Against Same-Sex Family Adoption
30.05.2013 20:06
Mikhail Prokhorov And Alla Pugacheva: We Are Against Same-Sex Family Adoption
(Source: http://jaerankimresearch.wordpress.com/)

 The politician and billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov believes that child adoption into same-sex families should not be allowed. 

      The Civil Platform leader announced his opinion at the press-conference dedicated to the party initiavites to solve problems of chidren and orphans. 

      For Prokhorov, this is a cultural and ethical question: "I am negative on gay pride parades, we are not ready for them yet, for which reason I also do not support child adoption by same-sex families".

      His political ally, a party member and much-loved Russian pop diva, Alla Pugacheva, expressed solidarity with her leader: "I am personally against this. I know Elton John, and I can see how difficult the child will find growing up. Two men are just too hard to bear. I am against, if only I feel pity for the child". The diva nonetheless stated that she was not against gay people in general. Several years ago the singer considered adopting a child from the orphanage, but never followed it through. She claimed she was not physically fit to take care of such child. 

      Prokhorov and Pugacheva statements came in dramatic unanimity with the initiative of Pavel Astakhov, the Commissioner for Children's Rights, to introduce a moratorium on child adoption by French families. The initiative is a reaction to the recent legalisation of same-sex marriages in France and the right to child adoption granted to such families. 

       :http://top.rbc.ru/society/30/05/2013/859987.shtml




Author: Julia Shuvalova

Tags: Russian society child adoption in Russia Mikhail Prokhorov Alla Pugacheva  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russian Brands in Paris: CRIME X PUNISHMENT
08.06.2018
A Bill on the Transfer of Information on the Status of Customer Service to Banks has been Introduced to the State Duma
30.10.2018
Maria Stern - New Name in Russian Jewelry
07.06.2018
Russian Streetwear in Paris
07.06.2018
Russian Designers in Paris: T3CM Debut Collection
13.06.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian tourism  The Romanov Family  Ukraine crisis  technology  Political Repressions  FIFA World Cup   Concerts in Saint Petersburg  Woodwork  All Events  Armament  Russian business  Russian Literature  Nika Film Award  FC Alania  poll  George Garanian  Alexander Abdulov  Russian cities  Rock Music  Russian Composers  Arkaim  Henry Moore  Russian sportswomen  Moscow cinema  Russian Me  Cyprus banking crisis  Sokolniki  Emmanuel Emenike  England  Russian Cinema  Festivals in Moscow  Arkhangelsk region  Orthodox Church  Tula  Mortality Rate  Book Tickets to Museums  Vologda  Russian investment companies  Moscow  Yakutia  Serge Golovach  Alexandrinsky Theatre   Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  obituary  FIFA Russia 2018  Anti-Semitism  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian history  Heroes of Russia  St. Petersburg 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites