The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov ridiculed Muscovite, who stood on one knee in front of the migrant.
Earlier the inhabitant of Moscow Alexander Andrianov on the page "Vkontakte" complained that the Russians do not think about the natives and thank them for cleaning the streets, carrying food and building houses. He also announced the creation of the movement of Migrants Lives Matter and posted a video where he’s in a t-shirt with this inscription, standing on one knee in front of a man in overalls, wiping his shoes.
Pushkov posted on his telegram-channel screenshot media reports about the incident and said that such "mindless imitation of American fashion," peculiar "secondary and non-self" people.
"I am Sure this gesture and this "tin" remains a strange exception. After all, there’s nothing here but a borrowed pose and inner emptiness", — said Russian Senator.
Earlier cities in the United States, a wave of protests and unrest after the death in Minneapolis at the hands of police George Floyd. In the Internet appeared the video, which police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled on top of him, the three of us, and one of them stepped on his knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. He died in intensive care. After the riots, fired four police officers and one of them was accused of murder.
In the network appeared the video, as the police become on one knee in front of the protesters in American cities engulfed by unrest. On the knee in memory of the dead was also down, the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, who took part in demonstrations against racism and police brutality in Ottawa.