How social networks react to the statement by the Minister of culture.
Minister of culture Yevhen Nyshchuk caught in a scandal.
Nishchuk stated that the population of the South-East of Ukraine due to “lack of genetic purity” can not perceive Ukrainian culture.
Soon the Minister had to apologize, but in social networks the Ukrainians continue to discuss the statements of the Minister.
Nischuk encouraged to resign because of his statements in social networks is gaining momentum, the hashtag #otstavaniya. And he said that he was misunderstood.
Корреспондент.net collection of the most striking statements about the statement of Yevhen Nyshchuk.
“The situation in the East and South – abyss of consciousness. Moreover, when we talked about genetics in Zaporozhye, in the Donbas, this city brought. There are no genetics, it is deliberately introduced (regions – ed.). Cherkassy, the glorious Hetman and Shevchenko’s land. The city of Cherkasy half imported. Why? Because he was afraid of the Shevchenko of the spirit. It was the technology of the Soviet Union”, – said the Minister, answering the question about the reasons for the slow spread of Ukrainian culture.
According to Nyshchuk, to eliminate this “gap of consciousness” by using the development of culture and cultural figures.
“This is a book, children’s education, many artistic events, film and so forth,” – said the Minister.
Nyshchuk has apologized for his statement and said that he was misunderstood.
“It’s taken out of context of the program. I talked about the need to increase cultural dialogue and exchange in the Eastern regions, as has long been the distortion of the under-funding of certain projects. In this vein, I wanted to say,” – said Nyshchuk.
According to him, he didn’t want to offend anyone.
“For a long time historical and cultural projects were underfunded, in this vein, I said that there is a moment of the spirit. Touched all the word “genetics”. If it were someone hurt, I sincerely apologize. In fact, I had no desire to offend. I was only talking about that we need to increase the cultural dialogue and exchange”, – said the Minister.
Also, Nishchuk said that the negative interpretation of such a statement, “dispersed the Russian media.”