Port Shutdown

This Is What Solidarity Looks Like. Labor, JAB and OOLSC.


In the wee hours of the cold, wet morning of November 20th, 2012, as a cadre of SEIU Local 1021 workers in Oakland prepared to shut down the Port of Oakland in search of a contract without clawbacks they had been without for more than a year, a man wearing a Justice 4 Alan Blueford T-shirt — who has never been a member of a union — arrived. That man is Adam Blueford, father of Alan Blueford, executed by Oakland Police Officer Miguel Masso on May 6th, 2012. What would … Continued


Port of Oakland Shutdown by SEIU Local 1021 – 11/20/2012 – Photos/video


  This video and photos are only from early in the morning of Tuesday (Nov. 20, 2012). The strike continued during the rest of the day. For more details please visit: http://occupyoakland.org/2012/11/pickets-still-needed-its-all-shutdown-no-work-happening-today-port-of-oakland/  .   44872