A 57-year-old longshore union protester said she suffered a torn rotator cuff when law enforcement officers arrested her on the railroad tracks in front of a train bound for the EGT grain terminal.
She said she yelled in pain, which prompted another longshore union protester, Kelly Muller, to rush to her defense. Another officer was [...]
Senior citizen woman sitting on tracks treated roughly by police in riot gear; longshore member who tried to help her is pepper-sprayed while handcuffed
LONGVIEW, WA [September 21, 2011] — Dan Coffman, President of ILWU Local 21, two longshore officers and about ten wives and mothers of longshore workers, were arrested today for exercising their [...]