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From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of March 1–7

Things To Do Film: March 3-9

This week: Burlesque: Heart of the Glitter Tribe, Krzysztof Kiéslowski’s Dekalog, and a Timely Return of Starship Troopers

Things to Do Music: March 1-7

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Recommended Events

News »

A Former OPB Journalist Just Beat the Trump Administration in Court

Here’s Why the Win Was Important

A Homeless Man Was Killed on 82nd Last Week

His Family Wonders Why It Was So Hard to Get Him Help

Hall Monitor: City Hall’s Uneasy Denizens

Turns Out Plenty of City Staffers Are Freaked Out by Unceasing Protests

Quest for Rest

Oregon Lawmakers Are Focused on Renter Protections. Will They Ignore a Push to Help the Homeless?

Music »

Mykki Blanco Gets Personal on 2016’s Mykki

The Queer Artist’s Studio Debut Draws from Hip-Hop, Punk, and Even String Music

Sinkane’s Global Dance Party

His New Album Life & Livin’ It Incorporates Afrobeat, Sudanese Pop, Psych-Rock, and ’60s Funk

Film »

Mayhem and Melancholy

Logan Isn’t Just a Great Superhero Movie. It’s a Great Movie.

Breaking the Niche

POW Fest 2017: More Inclusive, More Interesting

Kedi Is Cute, but It’s Also Smart

A New Documentary About Cats Shows a Rarely Seen Side of Istanbul

Legion Might Be Long-Term Relationship Material

Or It Could All Crash and Burn

Cannabis »

Green Angels, White Privilege

Delivery Ring of New York Models Indicates Racial Divide in Cannabis Industry

Federal Enforcement and the Congressional Cannabis Caucus

Despite Spicey’s Comments, Legislators Are Organizing for Pot Reform

Love Weed? Get a Job!

Serious Tips for Landing Employment in the Cannabis Industry

Fact Checking the DEA

The ASA Forced the DEA to Correct Its Bad Pot Info

Food and Drink »

Biwa Is Dead, Long Live Biwa

Longtime SE Standby Is Now An Upscale Izakaya and Casual Cocktail Bar

Same Alibi, Different Drinks

Singing Along with the Alibi Remodel.

A Visit to Shawarma Square

A Single City Block in SW Portland Offers 10 Shawarma Food Carts

Women in Wine

Women winemakers are doin’ it for themselves.

Fashion »

Portland’s Pretty

The One Moto Show Gets Our Fashion Motors Runnin’

Sold Out

Sparking Winter with the Salt Empire

Portland’s Pretty

What’s Underneath the Unmentionable Lingerie Show

Spring Arts »

Inside Stream PDX’s Mobile Recording Studio

How an Airstream Trailer on NE MLK is Making Podcasting More Accessible

Rethinking the Canon

Portland Writer/Artist Dao Strom Discusses a New Local Effort to Showcase Authors of Color

Laura E. Hall, Escape Artist

Get Trapped With Portland’s Leading Escape Room Designer

The Shirley Jackson Project is Like a Collection of Ghost Stories

Portland Comic Artists Share Their Passion for Shirley Jackson, Queen of Gloom

Visual Art »

Move Over, Maru. Make Way, Lil Bub!

It’s Oregon Cats’ Time to Shine at a New Cat Video Festival

In The Black, Intisar Abioto Documents Connection, Community, and Place

The Black Portlanders Photographer Traces Black Roots in Portland and Beyond

To the Shire!

Appreciating John Yeon, Portland’s Unsung Hero of Architecture

Comedy »

Black People Being Funny

The NW Black Comedy Festival Launches This Week

The Party Review

Theater People: Part Two

Books »

Rethinking the Canon

Portland Writer/Artist Dao Strom Discusses a New Local Effort to Showcase Authors of Color

The Shirley Jackson Project is Like a Collection of Ghost Stories

Portland Comic Artists Share Their Passion for Shirley Jackson, Queen of Gloom

Universal Harvester’s Movie Madness

Checking Out John Darnielle’s New Novel

Elena Passarello’s Animal Collection

Famous Creatures Populate Animals Strike Curious Poses

Theater »

Inside Stream PDX’s Mobile Recording Studio

How an Airstream Trailer on NE MLK is Making Podcasting More Accessible

Profile Theatre’s New Season Is Already Great

Elliot, a Soldier’s Fugue Captures the Tenor of a Country at War with Itself

If You’ve Ever Worked Retail, Third Rail Has Your Number

The Flick Captures a Shifting Film Industry from Small-Town New England

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