In the Irkutsk region have banned children to read and removed from libraries “Carlson”, “Thumbelina”, “Bun” and several other books because they contain harmful information, said at a roundtable meeting Adviser in the State Duma of Russian President Vladimir Tolstoy.
«I was sent from the Irkutsk region, the disposal Kachugsky District District Board of Education list of references, completely forbidden to read to children of all ages, a list of malicious literature works that are prohibited for distribution to children, according to the Federal Law 436 on the Protection of children from information harmful to their health “- leads the” Interfax “the words of Mr. Tolstoy.
The list included The book “Karlsson on the Roof” (in it, according to the compilers of the list contains information that denies family values and generates disrespect for parents), “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn” (information that can cause a desire to have children vagrancy) “The Tale of the Golden Cockerel”, which contains the scene of the murder Dodona cockerels.
«This is not humor, it seized the book from the library. This is not an anecdote, it is the teacher of Russian language and literature sent to me now. This is an official document! Believe me, no fun is not here, in the field understand the practice of law enforcement. Everything on which we grow and our children, our grandchildren are already prohibited, “- added Mr. Tolstoy.
He said that the list of banned literature for children up to six years included tale “Ivan Tsarevich and the Grey Wolf”, “The Gingerbread Man” and “The Mansion” – behind the scenes of stealing a horse, physical violence against a Bun and scenes attack on Mansion respectively. Children under 12 not allowed to read “The Wolf and the Seven Little Kids” (because of the death scene description of the Wolf), “Geese and Swans” (because of the description of the abduction of children), “Thumbelina” (forcible retention of Thumbelina and forced marriage) .