The Attack on democracy on January 8 and its repercurssion


This report addresses the digital public debate regarding the antidemocratic protests of January 8 in Brasília. The analysis on Twitter enabled a dissection of the network of interactions around the episode and an understanding of how the debate on the topic developed, focusing on discussions about interventionism and security forces. There was also a monitoring analysis on Telegram, including public groups aligned with former President Jair Bolsonaro and, to some extent, the antidemocratic protests, indicating the narratives and arguments circulating in these spaces. In general, there was a strong mobilization of the progressive sector to repudiate the demonstrations and connect them to Bolsonaro.