“We can’t let people with lifetimes of activism and work be forgotten. You need somebody with a pot of glue to put things together."
The debate over reopening schools in Portland gets very, very personal.
Are you a kale hoarder? A drive-at-all-coster?
We talk with Ron Williams, outreach director at the Health Justice Recovery Alliance, about the new law that went into effect February 1. (No, it doesn't legalize everything.)
What to expect when you’re expecting to watch some soccer this year
We hear from folks who got their arms poked about the vaccination process at the Oregon Convention Center.
“We understand people are frustrated and we share their frustration. There is not enough vaccine to vaccinate everyone who is eligible.”
A bird named Joe just flew 8,000 miles across the Pacific Ocean. Authorities down under have deemed him a killable quarantine risk.
The 38-year-old naturopath passed away on December 29.
Here's what we know so far.
Portland Monthly Staff
Q & A
“We heard a couple of footsteps. I didn't look out to see who it was, I didn't want to open the door," she says. "We heard there were people firing guns into...
In the wake of violence at the Capitol, some of our local lawmakers are calling for invoking the 25th Amendment and impeachment.
Eden Dawn and Fiona McCann
Portland’s Black community is relatively small—and yet, it certainly does not speak with a single voice.
Arts & Culture
John Simpkins has lived and painted out of a schoolhouse in Andrews, Oregon, for a decade. Now he’s looking for a new home.
A look at the independent journalists who have live-streamed the revolution.
Fifteen women of color worked together to stitch the quilt, which is almost 50 years old.
We asked Toffee Club’s Niki Diamond to tell us about a dearly departed outlet she’s mourning, and then kept the shout-outs going.
A revolutionary concept dubbed "The Afro-Village Movement" aims to reconstruct the models to offer food, hygiene, and therapy for those experiencing homeless...
Is a freeze by any other name just as strict? Let's find out!
It's takeout only for bars and restaurants; social gatherings should be only two households or up to six people.