LGBTQ rights lawyer dies after setting himself on fire in N.Y. park to protest fossil fuels

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LGBTQ rights lawyer dies after setting himself on fire in N.Y. park to protest fossil fuels

A lawyer well known for his work in gay rights and environmental advocacy burned himself to death in a Brooklyn park on Saturday as a protest against fossil fuels. The remains of David Buckel, 60, were found by civilians passing through the New York park, and police say he was pronounced dead at around 6:30 a.m EST.

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