Supporters of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro gathered in Joacaba on September 7 to celebrate the country’s independence day and rally for their leader.
Video shows demonstrators gathering in front of City Hall in Joacaba, wearing Brazilian national team T-shirts and holding flags and posters. Cars honked as they drove by.
Local media reported that speeches were given about freedom of expression, corruption, and the electoral process.
Mass pro-Bolsonaro demonstrations were held in Brasilia and Sao Paulo, as well as in smaller cities and towns across the country. Anti-government protests were also held. Credit: @educentenaro via Storyful