#PortugueseProblems are both shared and real.
Growing up Portuguese in America. This memoir is also applicable to us Portuguese Canadians. Who can relate? 🇨🇦… https://t.co/rQfQUWf6Nc
— portugalinvancouver (@vancityportugal) April 30, 2016
But our stories are seldom told.
Our culture is deeply intertwined with and informed by dimensions of race and class.
And we seek understanding both within and outside of our communities.
But nostalgia is powerful in bringing us together.
And, with age, we gain perspective.
But no matter how much time passes or where our lives take us, we will always be the Portuguese Kids, sharing a special place in our heart for those who came before us.
Because we are proud to be Portuguese.