Longshoremen working at the Port of Baltimore refused to board a ship from West Africa over concerns of contracting the Ebola virus.

The longshoremen Union President also refused to board cargo ship, Silver Soul, which transports vehicles from Europe and the United States to Western Africa. Many of the longshoremen simply took the rest of the day off.


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The true origin of the vessel was reportedly from ports in West Africa that are non-Ebola infected but the longshoremen were taking no chances..