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As Portland’s Largest-Ever Homeless Sweep Looms, Advocates Plot Resistance

They’re Setting Up a “Refugee Camp” and Offering to Help People Stay Put

“Practice Peace but Prepare for War”

The Head of Portland’s Black Riders Liberation Party on His Group, the Police, and His Mission

Hall Monitor: Homer Williams’ Wish List

Once Again, a Prominent Developer Is Swaying the Homelessness Discussion

Music »

BJ the Chicago Kid Is a New Star with an Old Soul

His Motown Debut Is Timeless R&B

Blesst Chest’s Prog ’n’ Roll Party

The Portland Band’s Mutant Rock Defies Labels

Film »

Jason Bourne: Punching and Chasing, Part Five

Matt Damon's Bourne Again! (Sorry)

Being Empowered (Sort Of) (Not Really) with Bad Moms

Alas, Some Problems Can’t Be Solved with Binge Drinking

Woody Allen’s Café Society Is a Pancake of a Movie

It’s an Okay Pancake.

Things to Do Film

This Week: Nerve, The Innocents, the 35th Anniversary of Raiders of the Lost Ark, and More

Food and Drink »

Be Cool, Ramen, Be Cool

Everyone’s Favorite Winter Soup Gets a Summer Makeover

Bowled Over

Eating Around the World with Portland’s Best Bowls

Bites to Remember

SuperBite Gives Downtown the Restaurant It Desperately Needs

Lush Life: Oregon Brewers Festival Goes Global

Beers from Around the World Visit Portland

Cannabis »

Cannabuzz Cocabuzz: The Week in Cocaine! Yeah!

What If a Different Ballot Measure Had Legalized Cocaine?

Ask a Pot Lawyer: CBD Pet Treats Are a Thing?

Yep, They Are.

Fashion »

Portland’s Pretty

Checking Out Skate Style at Wieden + Kennedy

Portland's Pretty

Mister Green Party at Machus

Sold Out: July Style Events

Alley 33, Native Fashion Now, and More

Visual Art »

The Warm and Welcoming Comedy of Ron Funches

The Former Portlander Stops by on His Way to the Top

Bruce Nauman’s Humor and Meaning

Language Body: An Evocative Glimpse into the Artist’s Expansive Career

Cat Del Buono’s Art of Witness

In Voices, the Video Artist Documents the Reach of Domestic Violence

Project Art: Biennial Edition

A Look at Muscle Beach, One of the Portland2016 Biennial’s Only Venues Inside a Garage

Books »

Trouble Boys Cuts Through the Mystique of the Replacements

Bob Mehr’s Holistic Take on the ’80s Alt Rock Icons

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Matt Fraction, Milkfed Criminal Masterminds

The Local Comics Creators on Their Latest Joint Ventures

Tin House’s Perfect Literary Summer Hangout

The Annual Summer Reading Series Is Back—with Joy Williams, Michelle Tea, and More!

Grief Is the Thing with Feathers: A Somber Breeze of a Book

Max Porter's Writing Finds a Language for Grief

Theater »

The Warm and Welcoming Comedy of Ron Funches

The Former Portlander Stops by on His Way to the Top

The Italian Girl in Algiers: Giving New Life to a 200-Plus-Year-Old Opera

New Twists on Old Stories in Portland Opera’s Season Finale

Theater Has a Well-Documented Diversity Problem. One Local Company Has a Possible Solution.

For the Next Three Seasons, Profile Theatre Will Only Produce Plays by Women and People of Color.

Dead People Problems

Weekend at Bernie’s Is a Vulgar Delight

Feature »

Wrestling with the Republican Convention

Outside the Arena, the Heart of Cleveland Beats On

Surprise! You Just Got a Bike

It’s the 2016 Bike Issue, and It’s for the People

Meet Your New Bike!

We Put Biketown to the Test on a Volcano. It Got Us to the Top... Eventually

Meet Your New Helmet

Try Your Hand at Winning One of These Custom Bike Issue 2016 Beauties