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  1. Guest Editorial: Murdock Trust's Surprising Ties to Anti-LGBTQ GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 12 | The Stranger

    Which Northwest charitable foundation, known for its generous gifts to the Seattle Art Museum, Town Hall Association, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and Seattle Arts and Lectures, also funds hate groups advocating for LGBTQ conversion therapy and discrimination? The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, based in Vancouver, WA, is the surprising answer. While supporting arts and culture philanthropy with one hand, with the other hand the Murdock Trust is promoting hate, discrimination, and abuses like conversion therapy.


  2. Patriot Prayer's Joey Gibson is Running for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 26 | The Stranger

    Based out of Vancouver, Washington, Gibson is the founder of Patriot Prayer, a conservative "free speech" group that has made headlines in the past couple of years for showing up places where they are clearly not wanted-say, college campuses . His rallies frequently attract counter-protests from progressive and anti-fascist groups.


  3. Teen Responsible for Columbia River Gorge Fire SentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Stranger

    The 15-year-old Vancouver, Washington youth who set off smoke bombs in the Columbia River Gorge last September and sparked the massive Eagle Creek Fire was sentenced in Hood River County Circuit Court Friday to 1,920 hours community service and five years probation. He will spend his community service volunteering with the U.S. Forest Service.


  4. Court Blocks UW from Charging College Republicans $17,000 Security Fee for Far Right RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Stranger

    A federal judge on Friday prohibited the University of Washington from charging the school's College Republicans $17,000 in security fees for a far-right rally planned for Saturday. The College Republicans plan to hold a 1 p.m. event at Red Square with Patriot Prayer, a Vancouver-based political group whose rallies have attracted white supremacists and often break out into violent clashes with counter demonstrators.


  5. Council Asks Governor Inslee to Reject the Vancouver Oil TerminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Stranger

    Here's a rare bit of good news in a cycle otherwise dominated by men behaving badly, North Korean nukes, and Trump tweets: The Washington State Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council in Olympia voted to reject a proposed $210 million oil terminal in Vancouver, Washington on Tuesday. The terminal-which was supported by the oil and rail industries, and opposed by tribes, environmentalists, and Vancouver voters-would move 360,000 barrels of oil from the Bakken Shale fields in North Dakota and Montana to West Coast refineries, where it could then be shipped overseas to more lucrative energy markets.


  6. Photos From the Rallies in Portland and Vancouver, WA, Where Someone...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | The Stranger

    Far right demonstrators, left wing protesters, and law enforcement crossed state lines Sunday during a chaotic afternoon that saw a handful of arrests, and lots of skirmishes in both "Patriot Prayer" rallies in Portland and Vancouver, Washington. A Trump-loving Patriot Prayer supporter in a confederate flag-adorned pickup truck nearly ran over protesters in downtown Vancouver as he sped the wrong way through a red light.


  7. Inbox Jukebox: A Weekly Shortlist of Good New Music. Luna, Briana Marela, Versing, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Stranger

    Luna, "Fire in Cairo" . Dean Wareham's wan, glum voice turns out to be an effectively counterintuitive vehicle for communicating Robert Smith's suburban-goth romantic drama from the Cure classic Three Imaginary Boys .


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