Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1375-1-.html Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Justice Postponed - An Oregon couple waits and waits for the trial of an Ecuadorian man charged with their son’s murder. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17015-justice_postponed_an_oregon_couple_waits_and_waits_for_the_trial_of_an_ecuadorian_man_charged_with_t.html A year and a half after police found Max Chamberlin fatally shot in the back seat of a car in Ecuador, his parents in east Multnomah County are still awaiting justice. The trial of the man accused]]> Lost In Transition - Why an Oregon transgender woman says she got fired. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17343-lost_in_transition_why_an_oregon_transgender_woman_says_she_got_fired.html When Tea Gillis started work last August as a senior designer at Northwest Natural Products in Vancouver, Gillis went by Todd Gillis and wore slacks and men’s shirts. But Gillis, who has two chi]]> Meet the Cyclante - Jim Parsons is making your commute safer, one sewer grate at a time. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17527-meet_the_cyclante_jim_parsons_is_making_your_commute_safer_one_sewer_grate_at_a_time.html In the past decade, Jim Parsons moved to Portland from Southern Oregon, lost his job as a travel agent and went back to school at PSU to study linguistics, where he’s currently a part-time student]]> The Seven-Year Itch - Same-sex marriages from 2004 celebrated. A ballot measure to restore same-sex marriage rights? Not so fast. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17276-the_seven_year_itch_same_sex_marriages_from_2004_celebrated_a_ballot_measure_to_restore_same_sex_mar.html Last weekend, First Unitarian Church of Portland marked the seventh anniversary of the brief moment in 2004 when Multnomah County ]]> Where There’s A Spill, There’s A Way - What one group of Oregonians learned from the BP disaster one year ago. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17372-where_theres_a_spill_theres_a_way_what_one_group_of_oregonians_learned_from_the_bp_disaster_one_year.html Last July, Mike Rosen led a 22-member expedition from Portland to document the aftermath of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Now, on the anniversary of the April 20, 2010, spill, the group i]]> From The Shores Of Tripoli - Three generations of Libyan women living in Portland voice their fears for their homeland. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17194-from_the_shores_of_tripoli_three_generations_of_libyan_women_living_in_portland_voice_their_fears_fo.html When the insurrection against Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi spread to Tripoli a few weeks ago, Lutfia Zarrugh could hear endless]]>