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Old 03-16-2017, 03:18 PM
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Are Blacks, or other minorities in Portugal doing well economically?
Short answer, not really. Again there are no reliable statistics as in Portugal as well as in most European countries so all we can go are immigrants and several associations relating to ethnic minorities. They are worst off than the Portuguese or those of Portuguese ancestry and continue to be underrepresented in all sectors of Portuguese society, especially the Roma minority. That being said, there has been an increase in representation and awareness of minorities and more persons from a foreign background are rising economically. In addition, there isn't to seem to be the problems that other European nations or the United States have. Probably its due to the low proportion and being present in only a few areas of the country.

Sorry for the off topic just answering the post from GoodHombre.
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Old 03-16-2017, 03:27 PM
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I don't live in Portugal and don't have any statistics but my impression is that it really varies based on their social class. Those that are educated and from former Portuguese colonies fit in better. It seems to me that certain groups are doing better than others such as Goans and Cape Verdeans. The Roma on the other hand and aren't doing well.
True, however their number is very small as most of them are uneducated but the numbers are rising as rich Angolans, Brazilians and Chinese are coming to Portugal to live, invest in property, businesses etc. The Roma as you correctly state are not doing well at all but there have been major improvements in their integration.
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Old 03-16-2017, 09:32 PM
 
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where are you from?
Songrat is Irene.
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Old 03-19-2017, 10:03 PM
 
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European, without a doubt.
The Europeanness or Hispanicity of Spain is a debate that exists in Spain. I would not respond with that roundness when even the Spanish themselves have doubts.
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Old 03-20-2017, 06:03 AM
 
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Are British British?
Are French Gallic?

Debate, ERC and Puigdemont.....? Please.
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Old 03-20-2017, 05:40 PM
 
Location: Brazil
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Culturally, is England more european or anglophone?
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Old 03-22-2017, 11:12 AM
 
Location: Living in Spain (Altea, Costa Blanca) originary from NL (Rotterdam).
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The Europeanness or Hispanicity of Spain is a debate that exists in Spain. I would not respond with that roundness when even the Spanish themselves have doubts.
Is a debate which exists in your head maybe because I never heard anything of that in Spain.


Is funny how americans, italians, swedes, finnish, french, british, dutch, australians etc tell that Spain is purely European (because is what it is) and you deny it lmao

Is like saying that Netherlands is more Caribbean than European because of Aruba or Curaçao lol.
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Old 03-24-2017, 09:52 PM
 
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European.... Spain feels far more european than the Uk from what I perceived.
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