K-pop fans of BTS, Blackpink, Exo and more show their power in recent Thai protests

//K-pop fans of BTS, Blackpink, Exo and more show their power in recent Thai protests

K-pop fans of BTS, Blackpink, Exo and more show their power in recent Thai protests

From raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for Thai protesters to inspiring the youths who join demonstrations through dances and social media, K-pop fans have emerged as a potent political force in Thailand’s anti-government movement.Earlier this year, fans of K-pop acts such as BTS and Blackpink in the United States surprised many people by using their social media power to raise funds for Black Lives Matter and to sabotage a re-election rally for US President Donald Trump.But, in Thailand…

Article by [author-name] (c) South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2020-11-04T23:30:16+00:00 November 4th, 2020|Music|Comments Off on K-pop fans of BTS, Blackpink, Exo and more show their power in recent Thai protests