the American lawyer set himself on fire to draw attention to the problems of environmental pollution. On it informs BBC News.
60-year-old David Bakel (David Buckle) staged a rally in Prospect Park in Brooklyn (new York). To save him failed. The man left a note in which he explained his motives. It also turned out that he managed to send his message in several organizations via e-mail.
According to Bakala, he doused himself “fossil fuels” to show what people do with them when you don’t care about the environment. “Pollution is destroying our planet, seeping into our environment through air, soil, water and weather phenomena,” he wrote.
the Lawyer was known as a strong advocate of the LGBT community in recent years has worked with several environmental organizations.