Live feeds of various West Coast Port Shutdowns, and reports of Long Beach cops arming and readying to attack with tear gas and “non-lethal” rounds.
- Houston (Ustream Video)
- Oakland (Ustream Video)
- Seattle (Livestream video)
- Vancouver (Livestream Video)
As of right now, what we know:
- Port of Oakland: Shut down, longshoremen going home. Confirmed morning shift is shut down, waiting on evening shift.
- Port of Portland: Shut down for the day.
- Port of Long Beach: Dispersed, traffic disrupted.
- Port of Houston: Dispersed, 8 arrests made under tent cover, disruption of traffic.
- Port of Longview: Port effectively closed, longshoreman sent home with pay.
- Port of Vancouver: Slowing down, c. 50 trucks backed up, just starting.
- Port of Seattle: Occupiers on the march.
- Long Beach and San Diego: Protests disbanded through police force (Twitter source – Jasper Gregory). However, it sounds like longshoremen aren’t coming in to work today (unsourced thus far).