Recent Headline and Cultural Forum Events
Could an Equal Rights Amendment be the next feather in the cap of Oregon’s tradition of bold global leadership? How might VoteERA – which would ratify equal rights of women in the Oregon constitution—make a difference, beyond our backyards? Join us for this exciting discussion and reception in commemoration of International Women’s Day.
Join us at the Portland International Film Festival for a screening of Maidentrip, a documentary about 14-year-old Laura Dekker who sets out on a two-year voyage to become the youngest person ever to sail around the world alone.
After decades on the rise, China has entered a new and critical phase where it seeks to turn its economic heft into global power. Geoff Dyer, Financial Times’ former Beijing bureau chief, presents a deeply engaging insider’s analysis of Beijing’s quest for influence and how America can come out on top.