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    Posted April 25, 2014 by
    Lisbon, Portugal

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    40 years from April 25-date the revolution in Portugal that won democracy


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     objectiva3 photographed people celebrating Portugal's democratic revolution, which happened 40 years ago, in Lisbon on April 25. However, she says many citizens are upset with the current government because of ongoing austerity measures. 'There are more families who are poor and with less income now,' she said.
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    40 years ago the military overthrew the fascist regime.

    Today thousands of people celebrated in Lisbon, in Avenue da Liberdade.

    With the April 25, 1974, came into existence Liberty in Portugal.

    Due to austerity imposed by the troika took the population to protest against the government..

    A government that has decreased the income of households.

    Pensioners have been the target of incomprehensible cuts

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