Portugal http://www.kunc.org en With A Card Game, The Portuguese Get Back At Their Creditors http://www.kunc.org/post/card-game-portuguese-get-back-their-creditors In a typical cafe in downtown Lisbon, old men play cards or dominoes over cups of milky coffee or cold glasses of <em>vinho verde</em> and commiserate about the economy.<p>One of their favorite ways to do this is through a new card game that's all the rage in Lisbon these days. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:35:00 +0000 49639 at http://www.kunc.org With A Card Game, The Portuguese Get Back At Their Creditors Opera Singer Becomes (Soprano) Voice Of Protest In Portugal http://www.kunc.org/post/opera-singer-becomes-soprano-voice-protest-portugal <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvRZP_W1hbw</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPh1G5N2VuE</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 07:15:00 +0000 47221 at http://www.kunc.org Opera Singer Becomes (Soprano) Voice Of Protest In Portugal Call Centers Call On Multilingual Portuguese http://www.kunc.org/post/call-centers-call-multilingual-portuguese Filipa Neves speaks five languages but still couldn't find steady work in her native Portugal. So she was about to move to Angola, a former Portuguese colony in Africa, where the economy is booming.<p>But she sent off one last resumé — to a call center. It was sort of a last resort. She'd heard the stereotype.<p>"You know, a contact center is like this dark hole they put you in. You're sitting all day with a headset, and it's like a scary movie and they don't pay you," she recalled thinking. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 07:41:00 +0000 46768 at http://www.kunc.org Call Centers Call On Multilingual Portuguese Portugal Struggles To Avoid 2nd Bailout http://www.kunc.org/post/portugal-struggles-avoid-2nd-bailout Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Europe is debating whether austerity - with its deep budget cuts and tax hikes - is the right cure for the continent's debt crisis. But in Portugal, one of the first countries bailed out by the European Union, the austerity drive goes on. Tue, 07 May 2013 09:11:00 +0000 43935 at http://www.kunc.org Portugal's Monster: The Mechanics Of A Massive Wave http://www.kunc.org/post/portugals-monster-mechanics-massive-wave <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOHDZpPvbIc</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Dgdj570e3I</p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:29:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 39545 at http://www.kunc.org Portugal's Monster: The Mechanics Of A Massive Wave