Thiana Biondo · July, 2009

Latest posts by Thiana Biondo from July, 2009

Brazil: Digital mob demands the Senate President's resignation

  11 July 2009

Thousand of protests have taken place 'virtually' on social media networks, such as Twitter, demanding the resignation of the Senate President, José Sarney. But, when the mobilization goes offline, only some dozen protesters have so far taken to Brazil's streets. Bloggers analyze the current Brazilian political scenery, the background of this situation and speculate on a hidden agenda.