Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

Anime genius Hayao Miyazaki’s second directorial feature, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984) offers viewers a glimpse into multiple hallmarks of his...

In the eye of the Storm

Stripping in Oregon is a political act. To broadstroke, public nudity has led to the state having some of the freest forms of constitutionally...

Events Calendar May 29–June 4

Tuesday, May 29 FILM Deadpool 2 (2018) Multiple dates / times Cinema 21 $7–10, all ages The incredibly obscene anti-superhero Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) seeks allies to help protect a teen...

Letting go with Nada Surf

The ‘90s were alive in Portland on Thursday, May 10 when Nada Surf played the Wonder Ballroom with for the second stop of the...

Postmodern hurricane blues

"The word 'Hurricane' is the name given to nature's strongest storm. A hurricane occurs when high pressure and low pressure masses of air come in contact...

Kat Blaque’s keynote testimonial on self-actualization

Intellectuals are annoying. They’re convinced of their superiority, obsessed with academic form and constantly convincing you of their importance. Kat Blaque is not an...

Students share international cultures, experiences at annual celebration

Portland State held its Annual International Night in the Smith Memorial Student Union Ballroom Thursday, May 17. International Night is PSU’s largest cultural night...

‘Hunger’ for truth

Director Steve McQueen’s 2008 film Hunger takes a powerful and occasionally grotesque look at The Troubles, which involved a five-year series of Maze Prison...

Events Calendar May 22-28

Tuesday, May 22 Music Live @ Lunch: Bamboozle PSU Park Blocks—Parkway North if raining Noon, Free, all ages The boozle buds sound like what would happen if Grateful Dead...

Native Perspectives take a stand

Native American women are murdered at rates 10 times higher than most United States citizens. This was just one of many issues discussed at...

Media’s misunderstanding of queerness

We often rush to label people, especially celebrities, when they show any sign of being non-straight and/or non-cisgender. Media tend to mislabel those who...

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Immigration reshapes what it means to be American

In its more than 240 years of existence, the United States has seen near-constant evolution of the average American. According to U.S. Census data,...

Opinion

‘I really do care, don’t you?’

America has a long-standing history of oppression, violence and injustice, but in all of the chaos, there are nonprofits, organizations and people willing to...