Video of Lynne Quarmby’s arrest and speech on protesting Kinder Morgan
Simon Fraser University micro-biology professor Lynne Quarmby gave a brief statement at a rainy outdoor press conference on Friday, before peacefully marching up Burnaby Mountain to be arrested.
"So now, I’m going to turn around and walk up this hill — and be the best citizen I can be," said Quarmby.
Arriving at the police tape, an RCMP officer warned her: “You are in a position right now, to be arrested ok?”
Quarmby replied, “I am accepting the consequences of my civil disobedience.”
The spectacle was captured by the Vancouver Observer on video: