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Portland suspect shouts 'free speech or die' in court - Reuters

Jeremy Christian, who is accused of murdering two men who tried to stop him from shouting religious slurs on a Portland train, appeared in court Tuesday for his arraignment. He shouted 'free speech or die, Portland' and 'you call it terrorism, I call ...and more »

Portland mayor urges cancellation of Trump rally - KHQ Right Now

The mayor of Portland, Oregon, is calling on the federal government and organizers to cancel a "Trump Free Speech Rally" and other events next weekend after the fatal stabbing of two people who confronted a man hurling racial slurs at two young women ...and more »

On a Portland Train, the Battlefield of American Values - New York Times

America may seem leaderless, with nastiness and bullying ascendant, but the best of our nation materialized during a moral crisis on a commuter train in Portland, Ore. A white man riding on that train on Friday began screaming anti-Muslim insults at a ...and more »

Suspect in Fatal Portland Attack Yells About 'Free Speech' at Hearing - The Wire

He is charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of two men who intervened when he shouted religious slurs at two women who were the subject of the religious slurs on Friday. Suspect in Fatal Portland Attack Yells About 'Free Speech' at Hearing. A ...and more »

Donald Trump is not blameless when white supremacists slaughter people - The Guardian

Trump's anti-Muslim rhetoric gives attacks like those in Portland legitimacy. When the president pours fuel on the fire, where does it stop? Contact author. @BayoumiMoustafa. Tue 30 May 2017 10.11 EDT Last modified on Fri 14 Jul 2017 13.04 EDT. Share ...and more »

'Final act of bravery': Men who were fatally stabbed trying to stop anti-Muslim rants identified - Washington Post

Two men were stabbed to death and one injured Friday on a light-rail train in Portland, Ore., after they tried to intervene when another passenger began “ranting and raving” and shouting anti-Muslim hate speech at two young women, police said. Portland ...and more »

'Ranting' Man Fatally Stabs 2 on Portland Train, Police Say - KVOA Tucson News

Two people were fatally stabbed after trying to intervene when a man was spewing "hate speech" Friday on a Portland, Oregon, train, police said. The suspect — identified as 35-year-old Jeremy Joseph Christian of North Portland — was captured south of ...and more »

Two Killed in Portland While Trying to Stop Anti-Muslim Rant, Police Say - New York Times

The Oregon man accused of screaming anti-Muslim insults at two women, and then fatally stabbing two men and wounding a third as they tried to intervene on Friday, had a history of making extremist remarks, according to the police and civil rights ...and more »

Portland, often seen as a progressive playground, now deals with murderous hate - Washington Post

PORTLAND, Ore. — This Pacific Northwest city is often touted as a progressive playground and haven for liberal politics, its history of activism and civil protest a long-held badge of honor. But the past few months have seen Portland turn into a ...and more »

Here's What We Know About The Suspect In The Portland Train Stabbing Attack - BuzzFeed News

Two men were stabbed to death on a Portland, Oregon train Friday night, and another man was injured, after they tried to intervene as a man shouted hate speech at two young women who appeared to be Muslim. The police identified the suspect as Jeremy ...and more »