This morning, #ShutItDown protesters chained themselves to barrels and shut down sections of I-93 near Boston.

A Massachusetts trooper asked protesters to consider what would happen if an ambulance had to get through. As it turned out, that’s exactly what happened:

Other ambulances were also diverted:

Sickening, and hardly an “incredible action”:




‘If someone dies it’s on them’: NYC protesters block ambulance on Madison Ave. [photo]

#ShutItDown: Peaceful protesters blocking ambulances, access to hospitals