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Climate Activists Praise Man Who Burned Himself Alive on Supreme Court Steps

50-year-old Wynn Bruce died from injuries

 on 25th April 2022 @ 2.00pm
after being conveyed to a local hospital via helicopter  bruce died of his injuries © press
After being conveyed to a local hospital via helicopter, Bruce died of his injuries

Climate activists have hailed Wynn Bruce for burning himself alive before the U.S. Supreme Court steps in protest of climate change.

50-year-old Wynn Bruce died from injuries he sustained after lighting himself on fire in front of the Supreme Court to raise awareness about climate change:

In an incident report, the Washington, DC, Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) stated that 50-year-old Wynn Bruce of Boulder, Colorado, carried out the act at about 6:05 p.m. Friday, the Hill noted.

The MPD, Supreme Court Police, and Capitol Police responded to the scene.

After being conveyed to a local hospital via helicopter, Bruce died of his injuries.

according to bruce   s facebook page  he was a practicing buddhist performing an act of self immolation © press
According to Bruce’s Facebook page, he was a practicing Buddhist performing an act of self-immolation

According to Bruce’s Facebook page, he was a practicing Buddhist performing an act of self-immolation. 

In the hours following his untimely death, climate activists have taken to social media to hail him as a hero who performed a compassionate act of self-sacrifice.

Washington Congressional candidate Rebecca Parson tweeted:

“Climate activist Wynn Alan Bruce set himself on fire in front of the Supreme Court on Earth Day."

"He died from this act of self-immolation. Heed his warning. Take climate crisis seriously. End fossil fuels."

Dr. Kritee K, a Zen Buddhist priest and senior scientist at the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), tweeted:

“This guy was my friend. He meditated with our sangha."

 he died from this act of self immolation  heed his warning  take climate crisis seriously  end fossil fuel © press
'He died from this act of self-immolation. Heed his warning. Take climate crisis seriously. End fossil fuel'

"This act is not suicide. This is a deeply fearless act of compassion to bring attention to climate crisis."

"We are piecing together info but he had been planning it for at least one year. #wynnbruce I am so moved."

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