Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 18 - 24, 2017

Vol. 17, No. 36
Mercury Resistance and Solidarity Squad


As Donald Trump Becomes President, Portland’s Streets Will Be Chaotic

We Talked to Two People Leading Demonstrations on January 20

Hall Monitor: Wheeler’s Testy Early Term

How Will the New Mayor Handle His Biggest Test Yet?


The Creative Music Guild’s Extradition Series Explores Purity, Spaciousness, and Silence

Curator Matt Hannafin Spotlights Experimental Classical Works That Would Otherwise Go Unheard

John K. Samson, Winnipeg Ambassador

The Weakerthans Frontman's New Album Revisits Neil Young's On the Beach

Sneaker Wave

The Latest in Portland Hip-Hop

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows for the Week of January 18-24

Movies & TV

Things To Do Film

This Week: 1984, a 50-Foot-Tall Woman, and Mormons in Space

Between the Buns: Burgers and Betrayal

Michael Keaton plays The Founder of McDonald's

Annette Bening Shines in 20th Century Women

That's Right. The Women Are Smarter.

The Short Films—and Dark Dreams—of Vu Pham

Featuring Drugs, Cults, and Space Suits

M. Night Shyamalan's Bananas Split

The Twist Is That It's Okay!

Extreme Rapscallions!

You Guys! xXx: Return of Xander Cage Is So, So Extreme!


Nariko Ott Heads East

The Perpetually Mustachioed Comedian Stops in on His Way Out

Theater & Performance

New Year, New Work at Fertile Ground

Check the Temperature of Portland Theater with the Annual Festival

Last Supper

Headwaters Is Bringing Haute Hotel Dining Back

Finicky Seas at Paley’s New Downtown Seafood-Forward Restaurant

Lush Life

Get Out of Your Libation Rut with Aromatized Wines

There's a a slew of vermouths at Locale on N. Mississippi


This Vape Pen's for the Ladies

Wow! Finally, Women Can Smoke Weed Too!

Sold Out

Portland's Pretty

When the Snow Falls, the Cute Come Out to Play

New Column!

Hulk Mad! So Hulk MARCH!


Letters to the Editor

“This Guy Is Obviously Petty, Unhinged, and Off His Rocker.”

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Risky Business

Trump Resistance Playbook

The Trump Resistance Playbook

A Guide to Not Only Surviving, But Taking Successful Action in the Time of Trump

So You’re Going to Protest...

Here’s How to Do It the Smart Way.

Upcoming Protest, Resistance, and Solidarity Events

Where to March, Demonstrate, and Learn During and After Inauguration Day

Donald Trump Is a Nightmare for Women

Fight Back with Birth Control Preparedness

Fighting Fascism on a Budget

Five Ways to Resist When You’re Broke

How to Contact Your Elected Officials

Don’t Let Them Get Complacent in Opposing Trump

Thanks, Obama

Favorite Presidential Moments from the Last Eight Years