Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1494-1-.html Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Hotseat: Shemia Fagan - East Portland’s new champion pushes back against City Hall. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20370-hotseat_shemia_fagan_east_portlands_new_champion_pushes_back_against_city_hall.html Shemia Fagan insists she is not the new mayor of East Portland. That unofficial title, Fagan says, still belongs to East Portland ex-legislator Jefferson Smith.  But Fagan, 31, is arguably ]]> Teach Our Daughters Well - A new documentary looks at the promise, and lost opportunities, in education for girls worldwide. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20348-teach_our_daughters_well_a_new_documentary_looks_at_the_promise_and_lost_opportunities_in_education_.html Outside the United States, losing out on an education means much more than poor job prospects. Girl Rising, a new documentary opening in Portland on March 7, makes the case that educating girls ]]>