March 27, 20 - 3:11 pm - LABS

Brazilian government launches campaign against isolation, and deletes posts days later

On March 25th, the Brazilian government’ official profile on Instagram posted a campaign called #BrasilNãoPodeParar (or ‘Brazil Cannot Stop’). The campaign against isolation measures corroborates the controversial speeches of the President Jair Bolsonaro in recent days, and contradicts the decisions announced by the Ministry of Health, as well as state and city governments to prevent COVID-19 from spreading.

On Saturday 28th, after negative reactions, the posts were removed. Read more about it

The post was made on March 25th, but, apparently it was removed on Saturday 28th. Image: Print/Instagram.