Protests block roadways around international terminal at LAX

In response to President Trump’s executive order barring citizens of seven majority-Muslim nations from entering the United States, thousands of protestors gathered at the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX Sunday, eventually spilling out onto the roadway and forcing officials to divert traffic around the terminal.

The resulting traffic jam was slow-moving enough that many travelers began abandoning vehicles and trickling into the airport on foot.

As of this evening, airport officials were still diverting traffic away from the international terminal. According to a press release from LAX, numerous airlines have delayed flights as crewmembers have struggled to get to their respective terminals. continu reading