Israel accused of excessive force against Palestinians along Gaza border

Protests continue for the third week along the Gaza-Israel border as Palestinians participate in the Great March of Return, which began on this year’s...

Amid possible reconciliation with Taliban, civilians die in government-led attack

In late February 2018, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani made an unprecedented offer to recognize the Taliban as a legitimate political group without preconditions. With...

Board of Trustees delays tuition hike vote, wants efficiency report

The Portland State Board of Trustees met Thursday, April 12 to vote for a 4.98 percent student tuition hike. However, after students protested on...

Faculty union claims all-gender restroom construction violated policy

Portland State’s chapter of the American Association of University Professors sparked a public accusation of transphobia after the union published a blog post on...

#screwedbypsu

Fine arts and graphic design students are tired of being overlooked. After construction began on the $60 million overhaul to Portland State’s Neuberger Hall, students...

Viking Sports Snapshot

Women’s Tennis: Sunday, April 8 PSU at Eastern Washington Score: 0-7 (L) Eszter Zador and Taylor Rees each won the first set of their matches. Women’s Golf: Monday, April 9 PSU...

Crime Blotter April 9–April 15

April 9 Vehicle Break-in and Theft Parking Structure One Around 1:00 p.m., a student reported someone broke their car window and stole items. The alleged theft occurred...

Anti-Muslim flyers reach Portland

A flyer declaring April 3 “Punish a Muslim Day,” originating in the United Kingdom and circulated through social media, put Portland Public Schools and...

This week around the world: April 8–15

April 8, Brazil: Former president jailed for 12 years following corruption conviction Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was imprisoned after seeking refuge with...

Community protests police shooting of Portland man in crisis

Activist group Portland’s Resistance hosted a rally and resource drive Wednesday, April 11 outside Portland City Hall to protest the police shooting of 48-year-old...

Viking sports snapshot

Viking highlights for the week of April 2–8, 2018. Women’s Golf Monday and Tuesday, April 2–3 Portland State @ Wyoming Score: 10 out of 20 teams PSU placed 14th...

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Suns’ Out, Baby!

On top of all the amazing concerts in Portland over the last week, the sun has been teasing and tempting us to run outside....

Millennial Scapegoating

Opinion

Millennial Scapegoating

“Two-thirds of American millennials surveyed in a recent poll cannot identify what Auschwitz is,” stated an article published by The Washington Post on April...