Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 6 - 12, 2018

Vol. 19, No. 4
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Charlie Immer


Alt-Right Trolls Put Local Businesses on Edge for Hosting "Reparations Happy Hour"

Where Does This Leave the New Meetup for People of Color?

Parents Accuse Portland Public Schools of Having “Squandered” Community Trust

PPS Will Split Students in the ACCESS Academy Program Between Two Schools. Parents—and Schools—Aren’t Pleased


Yob Stares Down Death and Comes Out Stronger

The Eugene Band’s New LP Pairs Crushing Doom with Life-Affirming Beauty

The 17 Best Concerts to See in Portland This Week: June 6-12

From Two Nights of Treepeople to Holocene’s 15th Birthday Party

Movies & TV

The Gospel According to André Offers a Glimpse Into the Life of Fashion Icon André Leon Talley

Fashion! Politics! Friendship!

Sense8, Group Sex, and the Wachowskis’ Happy Ending

Netflix’s Underrated Series Gets a Sensual Conclusion

A Real-Life Heist Is Recreated in American Animals

The Part-Scripted, Part-Documentary Mashup Works (Mostly)

Hereditary Review: A Brilliant Horror Film That’ll Leave You Drenched in Sweat

Hope You Like Jump Scares and Family Trauma!

The 27 Best Films to Catch in Portland Theaters This Week: Jun 8-14

Muppets, Kung Fu, and Back the Future Part II

Visual Art

S1’s Fourth-Anniversary Weekend

Portland's Partial Gallery, Partial Venue, All Synth Paradise


Jason Heller’s Strange Stars Rehashes the Space-Obsessed ’70s

There's a Starman Still Waiting in the Sky

Theater & Performance

Siobhan O’Loughlin’s “Literally Immersive” Broken Bone Bathtub

O’Loughlin’s One-Woman Show Takes Place In the Tub of a Stranger


The Best of the WORST of I, Anonymous!

The Strangest, Most Bizarre Reader Submissions from the Mercury Column

Last Supper

Olympia Provisions Rebrands, Embraces Its Vibe

Meat Magicians of OP Wurst Prove They're More than Just Another Hot Doggery

I, Anonymous

This Week’s Featured I, Anonymous!

Brooke in the Pink Dress


The Portable Summer Stoner

Two Cool Tools for Going Out and About

Sold Out

Make Way for Thunderpants!

Celeste Sipes Closes Radish Underground to Focus on Underwear Line

One Day at a Time

New Column!

Fleet Week Tips from the Royal Canadian Navy


Letters to the Editor

This week: Friendly Bicycle Advice and Deadly URMs!

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love


What’s She Mad About Now?

The Waiting Game

From Slacktivism to Activism

The 11 Best Ways to Make a Difference in Portland this Week: June 6-12

’80s Glam Arm Wrestling for SMYRC, Pitch a Tent 2018, and a Wisdom of the Elders Screening