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Brazil: #ForaMicarla as Protest Against Corruption in Natal

Categories: Latin America, Brazil, Digital Activism, Governance, Protest

Since 2010, denunciations of corruption [1] [pt] concerning the mayor of Natal, Micarla de Sousa, have led Brazilian citizens to mobilize in protest via Twitter with the hashtag #ForaMicarla [2] (Out with Micarla!). The movement [3] [pt] has grown from the web to the streets.