Gay emoticons for iPhone recognized in Russia propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations
Expert of the inter-regional Bureau of forensic expertise them. Sikorsky” the candidate of psychological Sciences, associate Professor Anatoliy Petrenko argues that the emoticons on iPhone and iPad contain propaganda of same-sex relationships between adults and children. Examination of images in iOS was appointed by the police.
As reported Newsler, Anatoly Petrenko conducted a study involving focus groups. It included men and women aged 20-35 years with an average income, with higher education who use Apple products.
“The obtained results allow to assert that given for examination of the images contain propaganda of same-sex relationships between adults and children, – said the expert. – Moreover, familiarization with the data images of children and adolescents in the age specificity of perception can lead to the formation of interest in the issue of same-sex relationships and desire the realization of this interest.”
According to Petrenko, gay emoticons iOS can form in the mind of a minor installation of non-traditional sexual relations. “This pattern of behavior can under certain circumstances lead to their denial of family values and, possibly, to contempt of parents and other members of the family,” he said.
The expert said that the possibility of harm to the health and development of children relates to the competence of the medical examination. Thus there is a probability of causing the gay emoticons of damage to mental health and development of children.
Last year, the lawyer Yaroslav Mikhaylov filed a complaint to the General Prosecutor’s office of Russia and the Commissioner for human rights on the violation by Apple of the legislation prohibiting propaganda of same-sex relationships. In his opinion gay emoticons, violate the Constitution of the Russian Federation and norms of the Federal law “On protection of children from information harmful to their health and development” and the Federal law “On basic guarantees of children’s rights in the Russian Federation”. On inspection of the police instituted criminal proceedings on administrative offense.
Earlier, the Chairman of the legislation Committee of the legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg Vitaly Milonov said that Apple removed from iOS gay smileys, otherwise MP will require from Roskomnadzor to block the operating system of Apple in Russia. He intends to force the company to release a special version of the OS without gay emoticons.
“Each update is a slap in our direction. This is not propaganda of same-sex relationships is integration. Giving the status of the perversion of normal relations. Apple worms need to produce for Russia, a special version of iOS”, – said the Deputy.
Earlier, Vitaly Milonov demanded to ban entry into Russia Apple’s CEO Tim cook who admitted to sexual orientation. “What does he bring? The Ebola virus, AIDS, gonorrhea? They have there all the promiscuity. Prohibit entry forever” — said the MP, commenting on reports about homosexuality head of the Corporation.