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Do we fit here?

Portuguese in speech, tagged Hispanic by some, Brazilians aim for identity

By Johnny Diaz
Globe Staff / July 17, 2005

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Ever since leaving his native Brazil for Boston, Alvaro Lima has had to explain. On a recent weekday, as the only Brazilian on a Harvard panel called ''Latinos and the Changing Face of Greater Boston," a questioner asked him, ''Are Brazilians Latinos?" (Full article: 1216 words)

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