Anatoly Pedoshenko, a businessman and deputy of the Shadrinsk City Duma, who was ordered by the court to pay compensation for publicly insulting a human rights activist, held a meeting with students of the ShSPU. The topic of the lecture was military-patriotic, since Pedoshenko is the head of the Shtandart military-historical club.
“The audience was especially interested in stories about the traditions of the Russian army, actions and events to preserve the memory of the defenders of the Fatherland, and the experience of organizing military-historical reconstructions. The meeting was attended by 102 people, students and teachers of the ITTiEN Institute, a humanitarian institute, ”the Shadrinsk telegram channel reports.
It is also noted that the deputy shared with the students “a clear civic position on the events in the country and the world.” Earlier, his military-historical club “Standart” organized a targeted fundraising for the purchase of things for the military, located in the NVO zone.
Anatoly Pedoshenko reflects his patriotic view in business. He, according to him, owning the largest alcohol store in the Kurgan region, does not sell “American wine.” As the deputy puts it, these are his “personal sanctions against the United States.” The businessman also said that the coffee menu of his supermarket never had Americano, but only Rusiano coffee. In the Chaika store he owned, they sold Easter cakes with the letter Z. The entrepreneur explained that this was done so that people “were not afraid to show their patriotism.”
According to the results of several years, the deputy is the richest in the Shadrinsk City Duma. For 2021, he declared an income of 35.4 million rubles.
The special operation in Ukraine began on February 24. According to representatives of the Russian authorities, it is called upon to end eight years of hostilities in the Donbass. President Vladimir Putin has stated that its goal is the denazification and demilitarization of Ukraine.