Do you know what you couldn’t do before the 25th of April in Portugal? | Público (PT)

Well, drink Coca-Cola, for one thing, because it was “associated with cocaine and the American way of life,” according to Público, which cites the book Era Proibido, by António Costa Santos.

The quiz gives a nice glimpse into the thinking of the Estado Novo regime and its emphasis on protectionism, conservativism, and state control (including over kissing…).

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