Vologda branch of YABLOKO conducted picketing for affordable education
Press release, 30.01.2017
YABLOKO representatives held placards which said: “Degradation of education – degradation of the state”, “Special reduced fares on public transport for all students”, “All people should get education in accordance with their abilities, not their financial situation”.
The participants of the street action stood against bureaucracy in the educational sector and reduction in the number of free educational services. They supported the idea of affordable education. The activist also tried to draw the attention of the residents to the cut of students’ benefits and demanded that teachers must be exempted from unnecessary bureaucratic duties.