Rapidly Growing, Sleeping Giants Movement Annoys Bolsonarist Shock Troops

The movement that seeks to remove ads from fake news websites gains 200,000 followers in a week and mobilizes more than 30 brands.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In less than a week, the Brazilian version of Sleeping Giants, a movement exposing companies that finance far-right and fake news websites through advertisements, has rattled social media by alerting companies about the propaganda in unreliable channels, and has even triggered reactions among the upper echelons of Jair Bolsonaro's government.

Upset by the twitter profile's performance, which has already persuaded more than 30 brands and companies to remove ads in Google's media program system from the 'Online Jornal da Cidade' website, known for spreading fake news, the President's supporters have launched . . .

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