Violence and destruction at anti-Trump protest turned riot

On November 10, the third anti-Donald Trump protest was labeled a riot by Portland Police due to "extensive criminal and dangerous behavior." Businesses and...

Riot ensues at anti-Trump protest

In the wake of the election on Tuesday, Nov. 8, thousands of protesters took to Portland streets for a third consecutive night on Nov....

Election results spur civil protest on campus

Written by Demian Lucas The evening of Nov. 8 marked the end of the 2016 presidential elections and the outcome was an upset to many....

PSU President Wiewel responds to election results

Portland State President Wim Wiewel released a statement on the morning of Nov. 10 in response to the recent presidential election. The statement is as...

Addiction and homelessness hit close to home

Even though he seemed embarrassed by the question, Joe, who is toothpick thin, admitted he is addicted to heroin and has been for some...

IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO VOTE!

Haven't voted yet? Don't worry, procrastinator, it's not too late to cast your vote. You have until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 8 to drop...

The Millennial problem

Lazy. Entitled. Self-centered. This is all I hear when anyone talks about my generation, the Millennials, and I’m tired of hearing complaints about how...

PSU celebrates opening of Pan-African Commons and PIAAA Cultural centers

On Wednesday, Nov. 2, the Cultural Resource Centers held their Grand Opening Celebration for both the new Pan-African Commons and the Pacific Islander, Asian...

Good food should matter on campus

McDonald’s, home of the iconic golden arches, which was once situated across from the Academic and Student Recreation Center and Bike Hub, had long...

Students express lack of enthusiasm for either presidential candidate

The country is on the eve of one of the most controversial elections in modern history, and a lack of interest for either candidate...

An autopsy of planet Earth

Climate change: this century’s most critical issue and obstacle—and the one we like to discuss the least. Mainstream media’s pathetically timid coverage​ of the...

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Arts & Culture

The importance of independent foreign films

The Film Southasia Festival, hosted by Portland State in April and May, showcased rare documentaries and nonfiction films from South Asia. The films brought...

Opinion

Can the swamp drain itself?

With the revolving door of pundits and figures who are metaphorically shooting themselves in the foot, I have to wonder—can the swamp drain itself? “Drain...