Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 1 - 7, 2017

Vol. 18, No. 25
Natalie Yang


Loretta Smith is Raking in Cash for a City Council Run

Is She Allowed to Keep Her County Job While Campaigning?

The City’s Fighting to Shield Union Members’ Names from a Right-Wing Group

But Just Two Months Ago, Officials Said They Were Public Records

Hall Monitor: The Hirer Gets Fired?

Portland’s HR Director Just Resigned Abruptly. Her Replacement Was Picked Months Ago.

Resistance & Solidarity

From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of November 1-7


All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Record Review

Blitzen Trapper, Wild and Reckless

Record Review

Jessica Boudreaux, No Fury

Ted Leo’s New Album Reaches for Something Grander

The Hanged Man Is His Most Ambitious Work Yet

Things to Do Music: November 1-7

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Movies & TV

Things To Do Film: Nov 3-9

This Week: Princess Mononoke, Jane Goodall, and Sullivan's Travels

A Bad Moms Christmas: They’re Not Bad. Society Is Bad.

This Movie Is Also Bad.

Gentrification, Evil Pugs, and More at the Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival

The Well-Curated Fest Enters Its 44th Year

Thor: Ragnarok Is an Intergalactic Sugar Rush

I Love You, Thor: Ragnarok. I Just Love You So Much

History, New York, and Todd Haynes’ Wonderstruck

A Film About Memories, Hope, and Time Travel


Jay Flewelling Plays Himself

Please Underestimate Me Avoids the Solo Show Trap


John Hodgman Invites You to Vacationland

Discussed: Weed, Death Cults, and Rich People Problems

Theater & Performance

PICA Brings Steve Doughton’s Rarely Seen Video Work Back to Portland

Holding Onto an Era in Crisis with DELTA (and Aphex Twin)


Oregon Field Guide’s True Stories of Science and Adventure

In the Field with the TV Show That’s Saving Oregon

HUMP! Springs Eternal

Dan Savage’s 13th Annual Amateur Porn Film Festival Kicks Off This Week

Last Supper

After Six Decades, Chin’s Kitchen Is New Again

Portland is Hungry for Dongbei Cuisine

Lush Life

An Ode to Dad Wines

Revisiting Some Wine Classics.

I, Anonymous

This Week’s Featured I, Anonymous!

Welcome to Portland

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Can Users of Medicinal CBD Be Denied Organ Transplants?

It’s Up to the Hospital


Rethinking Tincture

Cascadia Herbals’ Line Is Nectar of the Gods

New Column!

New Column

Your Secret Confessions... Your Angry Rants... It’s the I, ANONYMOUS SHOW!


Letters to the Editor

This Week: NIMBYs, the Death of Satire, and Bigfoot

I, Anonymous Blog

Dollar Signs

And White Guys Are Being Discriminated Against?

Please Relocate

Loud and Unproud

Rogue-io Butthole-io

Role Reversal

No Portland Bus is Ever Full

The Handi-Man

Your Commented Posts

Red Herring



Over Qualified

You've Overstayed Your Welcome

Laments on the Public Bathroom

The Oven

Another I/A titled “Colonialism”

Booger Placement

This is a Shitty Love Letter

Same Shit

Homophobic Hillbilly Assholes

You Fucking Monster

Hey Saint Dickhead!


Fuck Your Birthday Balloon

Savage Love

Degrading Games

The Party Review

Psychic Butt Dance

Portland’s Pretty