International Longshore and Warehouse Union

Remembering Portland Longshore’s Bloody Wednesday

On July 11, 1934, a train full of Portland police opened fire on a strike picketline; 4 were hit.

Port of Portland drops plan to develop West Hayden Island

Union leaders angered over loss of industrial land

Governor Gregoire brokers end to ILWU-EGT dispute

The settlement appears to avert a clash planned for the arrival of the first ship.

Showdown looms in Longview

Land and water protests are planned for the arrival of the first ship at a new grain terminal.