Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 22 - 28, 2017

Vol. 18, No. 28
Michelle F. Mitchell


Multnomah County’s Jail is a Devastating Place for Mentally Ill People

Officials and Advocates Are Attempting to Make the System Less Terrible

In Other News

Budget Cuts Amid Surging Tax Revenues? Homelessness Officials Prep for Winter.


Growing to Love the National

And Reckoning with the Unmagnificent Lives of Adults

Tori Amos Is Still Banging on Her Piano

With Native Invader, the Singer/Songwriter Interweaves Politics and Mythology

Things to Do Music: November 22-28

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Movies & TV

Things To Do Film: November 24-30

Featuring Fantastic Mr. Fox, a Mutant Alligator, and The Witches of Eastwick

Slicing into Psycho with 78/52

It’s a Deep Cut.

Pixar’s Coco Tackles Mortality with Humor and Depth

Finally, a Children’s Film About a Bunch of Dead People!

Revenge, Mourning, and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Sam Rockwell... Well, Rocks in Martin McDonagh’s Latest

Visual Art

Infinite Black Portlands

Intisar Abioto’s Latest Exhibition Affirms Portland’s Diverse Black Community


Manhattan Beach Gets Good on Page 362

That’s When Something Finally Happens in Jennifer Egan’s New Book

Theater & Performance

Now Entering Psychic Utopia

Hand2Mouth Has Devised a Generous, Subtly Funny Play About Cults

I, Anonymous

This Week’s Featured I, Anonymous!

You’re Still Riding the Bus Wrong

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Is Jeff Sessions Easing Up on Weed?

A Statement Last Week Suggests the Attorney General Might Be Throwing in the Towel


You Down with CBD? Yeah, You Know Me.

Clear Bright Dawn’s PureForm CBD Doesn’t Come from Cannabis or Hemp

One Day at a Time

One Day at a Time: The Week in Review

Drake: HOORAY! Al Franken: HISSSS!


Letters to the Editor

“Fuck the Sharing Economy. Kick Out Uber and Airbnb.”

I, Anonymous Blog

I search bags at a venue


The Man

Please Break It After You Shake It

Crapital Investments

It works!

The Mutt

Stop Smoking

Heckin' Misplaced Priorities



Stranger Times

Thank You For Your Facebook Post

An Ode to the Bumper Sticker

Savage Love

Public Players

What’s She Mad About Now?

Pick your Poison

Which is better: Being Harassed by a Democrat or Republican?

From Slacktivism to Activism

Around and Around (A Vinyl Column)

Our Picks for Record Store Day’s Black Friday 2017

There's a Solid Batch of Vinyl Reissues This Year