The Portuguese in America

FLAD and Açoriano Oriental launch newsletter in English

A newsletter that will allow us to reach all generations of the Portuguese-American…

FLAD and PÚBLICO launch bilingual platform with news from Portugal

FLAD supported project allows those who do not master the Portuguese language to…

Jim Costa: The importance of the relationship between Portugal and the USA

Jim Costa, Congressman for the 16th district of California, reinforces the…

FLAD and Camões join forces to promote Portuguese language in the US

On the day we celebrate the World Portuguese Language Day, FLAD and Camões…

Support for the Portuguese Diaspora: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs creates an open call for financial support to…

FLAD’s visit to Fresno State University

FLAD visited the University of Fresno State for a discussion between…

3rd Annual Summit of the California Portuguese American Coalition

At the 3rd annual summit of CPAC, FLAD reinforced the fight for greater political…

Fabric Fall River – Arts Festival

FABRIC is a festival of contemporary art, which proposes a new cultural vision of…

Portugalia Marketplace, America with a Portuguese flavor

Come and visit the Portugalia Marketplace, a Portuguese gourmet market in Fall…

The Atlantic Strategy Group: the role of the Atlantic in today’s world

The Atlantic Strategy Group (ASG) aims to strengthen the capacity of North and…

Together in the fight against COVID-19

Portuguese Kids: How to maintain “juízo” in pandemic times

Laughing is the best medicine, and our Portuguese Kids know how to treat us. See…

Paulo Pereira: COVID-19 in Mineola, New York

Paulo Pereira, Portuguese-American and Deputy Mayor of Mineola, New York, explains…

Linda Vieira: Luso-American Financial during the pandemic

Linda Vieira, Chair of the Board of Directors at the Luso-American Financial,…

Richard Machado: COVID-19 and Agrian

Richard Machado, President and Co-Founder of Agrian, explains the different…

Maria Hortencia Silveira: COVID-19 in the State of California

Maria Hortencia Silveira, a Portuguese-American immigrant in California, tells us…

Jesse MacLachlan, our representative in Connecticut

Jesse MacLachlan, member of the Connecticut House of Representatives since 2014,…

Marie France Conceicao: The San Francisco Police and COVID-19

Marie France Conceicao, Portuguese-American and Police Sargeant in San Francisco,…

Diana Marie Afonso: Medicine in Rhode Island and the Coronavirus

Diana Marie Afonso, a Physician Assistant at the Rhode Island Hospital, explains…

Cheryl Popp: Sausalito Sister Cities during COVID-19

Cheryl Popp, President of Sausalito Sister Cities tells us how cultural activities…

José Cordeiro: Massachusetts Police and COVID-19

José Cordeiro, Chief Police in Massachusetts and Portuguese-American, explains the…

John Vasconcellos: the Community Foundation during the pandemic

John Vasconcellos, Portuguese-American and President of the Community Foundation,…

Joseph Solomon: Rhode Island House of Representatives and COVID-19

Joseph Solomon, Portuguese-American and State Representative for Rhode Island,…

Sergio Granados: Union County in New Jersey and COVID-19

Sergio Granados, a Portuguese-American and Union County Freeholder in New Jersey,…

Kaitlin Martins: How to maintain vigilance during COVID-19

Kaitlin Martins, Nursing Assistant in Long Island, explains the evolution of the…

Lee Neves: How are political campaigns during COVID-19?

Lee Neves, Owner and Director of Cross Currents LLC, explains how election…

John Dias: Journalism during COVID-19

John Dias, a Portuguese-American reporter at CBS New York, explains what it's like…

Amy Schulte: The adaptation of the San José Fire Department

Amy Shutle, the only Portuguese-American female firefighter in the San José Fire…

Maria Araujo Kahn: The new functioning of the Connecticut Supreme Court

Maria Araujo Kahn, a Judge of the Connecticut Supreme Court, informs us how the…

Bill Mattos: The California Poultry Federation and COVID-19

Bill Mattos, President of the California Poultry Federation, explains how the…

Cliff Costa: How is California during COVID-19 times?

Cliff Costa, Board Member of the California Portuguese-American Coalition (CPAC),…

Francisco Resendes: Portuguese solidarity in times of COVID-19

Francisco Resendes, Director of the Portuguese Times newspaper in New Bedford,…

Angela Simões: PALCUS’s new initiatives during COVID-19

Angela Simões, president of PALCUS, explains to us the initiatives developed by the…

Zachery Ramos: supporting the most vulnerable in times of crisis

Zachery Ramos, president and founder of the Traveling Library in Gustine, tells us…

Taylor Amarante: Laughing is the best remedy (even for COVID-19)

Taylor Amarante, a Portuguese-American comedian, explains how he has provided…

Miguel Ávila of the “Portuguese Tribune” on the impact of COVID-19 on the community.

Miguel Ávila, Director of the newspaper Portuguese Tribune, tells us how the…

Telmo Faria: “Uma Casa” keeps jobs and helps those in need

Telmo Faria, Chef and owner of the restaurant "Uma Casa", has adapted the…

David Vieira: reducing the economic impact of the pandemic on the community

David Vieira has been working in the Massachusetts House of Representatives to…

Michael Benevides: how a Portuguese market survives in this crisis

Michael Benevides, owner of Portugalia Marketplace, tells us how his family…

Frank Baptista: The Voice of the Emigrant during COVID-19

Frank Baptista, founder, and producer of Radio Voice of the Immigrant expalins how…

Leslie Ribeiro: teaching Portuguese in Massachusetts during COVID-19

Leslie Ribeiro, Executive Director of the Discovery Language Academy, explains how…

Michael Rodrigues: how to protect the community in times of crisis

Michael Rodrigues, Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee for the Massachusetts…