9 Truths of Growing Up Portuguese: The Audience Edition

#PortugueseProblems are both shared and real.

And funny.

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But our stories are seldom told.

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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. 

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But nostalgia is powerful in bringing us together.

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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.

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Because we are proud to be Portuguese.

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