Christy Powers is about to go in for her first major surgery since her breast cancer diagnosis. She shares her thoughts and reflects back on her life before cancer.
“Confessions of an Educator” columnist Chris Margolin reflects on his first-year experience as a teacher and the idealism he started with that was quickly met with stark realism.
Proving that animals solving crimes is not just a lazy cartoon gimmick, Ugur Nedim has found five examples of interspecies heroism.
Sean Davis’s continuing bid to be mayor of Portland; he ponders what democracy means and wonders why we perpetuate a viewpoint that politicians need to be rich and/or careerists.
In honor of International Women’s Day, we have come up with our favorite inspirational quotes from some fierce women.
Curtis Dawkins is in prison serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. He will be writing about his experiences inside. This article lists ten years worth of bunkmates.
When it comes to prying into Facebook accounts, Western governments are the world’s biggest creepers because … freedom.
Jason Arment concludes his fascinating, in-depth interview with “The Bundy Sniper,” Eric Parker. They continue discussing events in eastern Oregon and talk about other activist movements.
Dave Eagle is voting for Donald Trump during his state’s primary despite being an avid Bernie Sanders fan. Here’s why.