“Everyone needs to step up resistance to climate-killing emissions,” Dr. Stein said on her website. Republican presidential candidate Mitt “Romney and (President Barack) Obama are only talking about the symptoms of climate change in terms of destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy; the blockaders are addressing the cause.”
Dr. Stein's website states that she was joined by seven others today, including three blockaders and four members of the media.
“They were delivering fresh fruits and vegetables, canned proteins, trail mix, and Halloween candy. They were not warned of imminent arrests; and the arresting officers did not self-identify as police,” the website reads.
She had no prior arrests, according to the website.