Almost 50% of Ukrainians Think Banning of Russian TV Channels was a Mistake.

In September, the Kiev International Institute of Sociology conducted a curious poll, and here are the results…

35.1% think that freedom of speech is under attack.

But 30.2% also think there are too many pro-Kremlin propaganda media and the state and society react rather weakly to it.

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32.5% think the banning of Russian TV channels is a necessary step in order to protect the country.

However, 49.6% think banning of Russian TV channels was a mistake and only leads to restrictions of the rights of citizens.

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Similarly, 26.6% of the respondents thought banning certain Russian performance artists and films is a step necessary to protect the country

56.7% think banning Russian performance artists and films is a mistake and restricts the rights of citizens.

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28.2% think ban on Russian social media websites is a step necessary in order to protect the country.

45.9% think banning Russian social media websites is a mistake and leads to restriction of the rights of citizens.

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37.2% of the respondents support linguistic quotas to support the Ukrainian language on radio and TV, while 40.2% do not.

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