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Barbara Ehrenreich

Reed College grad Barbara Ehrenreich’s most noteworthy efforts have been exposés about her travails in the workforce, her latest book, _This Land Is Their Land_, is a collection of essays about America’s ever-widening poverty gap, a topic that inspired a

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Star Power

Western Display Fireworks’ pyro-in-chief Bob Gobet gets fired up about shows for billionaires and the art of making people swoon.

  • By Ted Katauskas
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Key Note

Can guitarist Terry Robb’s new label help revive Portland’s original indie music—blues?

  • By Tom D'Antoni
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Chemical Reaction

Want to unlock the mysteries of science? Start with a beer.

  • By Jonathan Fine
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Writer’s Block

We Portlanders like to call ours a literary city. The trouble is, we have a hard time putting our money where our mouths are.

  • By Anna Hirsh
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Dead Reckoning

El Día de los Muertos Festival

  • Published 05/19/2009

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Electoral Collage

An extremely long Presidential campaign ended in a historic vote last night, and it feels too soon to give it all up-- our buttons, T-shirts and sloganeering yard signs. We've spent two years stumping for our candidates, are we just supposed to throw that

  • By Nino Padova
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Log Jam

The first-ever stage adaptation of Ken Kesey’s classic timberland novel hits the boards.

  • By Camela Raymond
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Club Web

How do you parlay a hip-hop obsession into a business? By building a virtual buzz.

  • By Brett Olson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Bound for Glory

Nazraeli Press makes photography books as beautiful—and as sought-after—as the images within them.

  • By Harvest Henderson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Fly Girls

The minute Katie Alto, 13, lowers her drumsticks, becomes—well, a kid. “This one’s called ‘Global Warming,’ she says. "And it’s an original? It’s gotten a lot of controversy lately, like on talk shows? But we wrote it, and it’s what we believe. So, yeah

  • By Alexis Nelson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Size Matters

Asking the obese to pay higher health insurance premiums sure doesn’t sound fair. So does a “skinny discount” sound better?

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Ties That Bind

An esteemed New York museum shines the spotlight on Portland. Again.

  • By Chas Bowie
  • Published 05/19/2009

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PDX Bike Militia

The PDX Bike Wildebeest Militia provides free bike escorts to any cyclist, anywhere, anytime.

  • By Megan Callow
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Reel World

Why Portland seems to have as many movie sets as strip clubs.

  • By Anna Hirsh
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Going for Baroque

Think Baroque music isn’t hip? Then clearly you haven’t experienced Bach in the hands of Monica Huggett.

  • By Brett Campbell
  • Published 05/19/2009

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X-Ray Visions

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Dancin’ on the Ceiling

On Aug 9 Start Making a Reader Today, a nonprofit that provides literacy support for Oregon’s schoolchildren, hosted its fifth annual gala fundraiser.

  • Published 05/19/2009

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Party Animal

Libertarian presidential hopeful Michael Jingozian explains why he’s qualified to be America’s chief executive officer.

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Dangerous Minds

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009
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