Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 21 - 27, 2017

Vol. 18, No. 6
Monica Ramos


Inmates’ Hospital Bills Are Costing Nearly $1 Million More than Expected This Year

And Things Could Grow Far Worse if Obamacare is Gutted

If You Build It...

As Homelessness Spikes, Hundreds of New Shelter Beds Are Being Put to Use

Hall Monitor: Teddy Wheels and the Mayoral Dagger

The Mayor Just Issued a Damning Judgment, Even if His Office Won’t Admit It.

Resistance & Solidarity

From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of June 21-27


All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Record Review

Abronia, Obsidian Visions/Shadowed Lands

(Sandy) Alex G’s Secret Ingredient Is Mystery

The Philadelphia Musician Doesn't Want to Kill the Magic

Roger Waters: The Mellow Misanthrope

The Former Pink Floyd Lyricist Might Be More Relevant Than Ever

Things to Do Music: June 21-27

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Movies & TV

Things to Do Film: June 23-29

This Week: The Hero, The Bad Batch, and the Borg on the Big Screen

Ana Lily Amirpour Strikes Out with Her Latest

The Guns, Cannibals, and Revenge of The Bad Batch

GLOW Chop-Drops Stereotypes

The New Netflix Series Is Campy and Contemplative

Growing Old with The Hero

Sad Sam Elliott


Sister Cities

True Portland: Our Town Through the Lens of Tokyo

Theater & Performance

26 Miles: Get Out of Here, Jack Kerouac

Quiara Alegría Hudes and the Dream of the Female Road Narrative


"Burn the Town Down"

The Striking Similarities Between Portland's 1967 Race Riot and Our City's Current Relationship with People of Color

Last Supper

Jo-Jos to Die For

Big’s Chicken: A Good Choice for a Last Supper

Lush Life

Wine Quest: Return to Walla Walla

Exploring the Wines of Walla Walla

I, Anonymous

This Week’s Featured I, Anonymous!

Why Don’t You People Have Goals?

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Could the Cannabis Biz Get Bogged Down with Racketeering Charges?

An Ongoing Lawsuit in Colorado Is Raising Questions


Medical vs. Recreational Growers

A New Bill Is Pitting Them Against Each Other

Sold Out


Letters to the Editor

“I Am Also an Actor with Over 30 Years in the Theater.”

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love


What’s She Mad About Now?

About Trump’s Serial Murders...