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The video appears to be meant to authenticate acute feminism — article that the Russian government has targeted in its propaganda. State-owned media outlets frequently attack the West’s political definiteness and “malignant feminism” — such as the #MeToo movement — and the “manspreading” video reactions echo Russia’s stance on these topics.

, a media brand which shared and spread the staged video, is a social media activity under the awning of Russia Today — which is owned by the Russian government. It specializes in distributing viral videos alfresco of Russia and doesn’t acutely acquaint its accord RT and the Kremlin.

The video appears to be meant to authenticate acute feminism — article that the Russian government has targeted in its propaganda. State-owned media outlets frequently attack the West’s political definiteness and “malignant feminism” — such as the #MeToo movement — and the “manspreading” video reactions echo Russia’s stance on these topics.

The able effect of #MeToo hasn’t shaken the Russian government or Vladimir Putin as he afresh labeled the mass movement as a “media conspiracy” since he believed declared cases should be handled in courts and not as media campaigns.

Women who attempted to speak out in abutment of the #MeToo movement in Russia were met with violence, public ridicule, and frequently blamed for their attacks. Alongside this, Russia decriminalized calm abandon early last year, abbreviation the amends for abuse to fines, association service, or 10 to 15 days in jail.

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