Hundreds of longshoremen storm grain terminal in Washington – as featured in The Los Angeles Times

Photo: A Cowlitz County sheriff's deputy grabs one of hundreds of longshoremen trying to block a grain train bound for an export facility in Longview, Wash. Credit: Don Ryan / Associated Press

In Longview, Washington, hundreds of longshoremen blocked the entrance of a grain terminal. The police were far outnumbered. 300-400 Longshoremen appeared and more are expected. The ILWU called for mobilization on their ILWU Facebook Page.

Click here to read more about this article from the Los Angeles Times by Kim Murphy, 9/8/2011.

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