Brazil's 'flash mobs'

January 21, 2014


Young people in Brazil are using social media to organize 'rolezinho' gatherings at urban shopping centers.

Young, poor, urban Brazilians connect on Facebook and then gather at luxury malls. At times the crowds have become so large, malls have been forced to close. Marcelo Jarmendia, a Brazilian here in Chicago, was invited to join in. He tells us more.