Oregon

climate change

Inside the Courtroom Where Teens Are Suing the Government Over the Climate Crisis

Three judges will determine whether the landmark lawsuit will fizzle out or lead to a history-making trial.
Geoff Dembicki
6.5.19
Weed Week

America's 'Wild West' of Weed Is Dying Out – Here's What's Replacing It

Working in cannabis used to be a crime, but now it's looking like a real career, complete with benefits.
Danielle Simone Brand
4.24.19
crime

The Strange Disappearances of Saudi Students Accused of Crimes in the US

The Saudi government is facing allegations that it helped its citizens escape trial for serious crimes.
Donovan Farley
2.25.19
Drugs

It's a Really Good Time to Be a Weed Smuggler

Legalising marijuana has hurt the black market within those US states – but opened up more possibilities for cross-state smugglers.
Hayley Fox
11.12.18
true crime

What Happens When Your Dad Raises Your Whole Family to Be Criminals

"Rooster Bogle would take his sons out once a week or so to visit a prison near Salem, Oregon where they lived and say, 'Look carefully, boys, because when you grow up, this is where you're going to live.'"
Seth Ferranti
10.11.18
Horkfest

I Ate My Way Through Portland's Strip Clubs

Come for the visuals, stay for the corn chowder.
Farideh Sadeghin
10.10.18
Fridge Tours

Ava Gene's Joshua McFadden's Fridge Is Full of Fancy Water and Fermented Things

Welcome to Fridge Tours, where we peek inside the personal refrigerators of chefs, bartenders, and food world personalities to see how they eat off the clock.
Farideh Sadeghin
10.9.18
wine

How All the West Coast Wildfires Could Affect the Taste of Wine

Last year’s wildfires were so bad that many West Coast wineries were forced to dump wine made from the smoky grapes.
Lauren Rothman
9.17.18
Premieres

Black Grapefruit Tear Apart Convention on 'All My Relations'

On their second full-length, the New York State-based duo formerly known as SOS thrillingly jump from one idea to the next.
Alex Robert Ross
8.9.18
Portland

This Portland Bar Is Hosting a 'Reparations Happy Hour' Where POC Drink for Free

While there is cash handed out to attendees, organiser Cameron Whitten says that the distribution of money isn't really the point.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.30.18
guns

The Next Big Gun Controversy Is Forcing People to Lock Them Up

"People want to do something."
Brian Freskos
4.17.18
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

The Worst Part of Surviving a School Shooting Was Waiting to Die

When you're in lockdown, you can feel profoundly helpless.
Joshua Friedlein
3.26.18
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