Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Brazil Initiative

Demonstrators Take to the Streets to Protest Against the Political Situation

People from across Brazil mobilize to demonstrate against the Rousseff presidency and calling for her impeachment. Corruption scandals involving Petrobras and former president Lula da Silva, the deepening economic resession, are all sweeping Brazil into political turnmoil. On Sunday, March 14, demostrations across the country organized in opposition of these conditions, and to call for the impeachment President Dilma Rousseff.

March 15, 2016