BTS has recently expressed strong opposition to racism, saying it is “sincerely angry” at the hatred targeting the Asian community in Western society.
BTS posted on his official Twitter account in Korean and English, saying, “We send our deepest condolences to those who have lost their loved ones. We feel grief and anger. We recall moments when we faced discrimination as Asians. We have endured expletives without reason and were mocked for the way we look. + “
#StopAsianHate, #StopAAPIHate, has been hashtags (#).
In the wake of the recent shooting in Atlanta, the United States, where eight people, including six Asian women, were killed, world-class pop stars and K-pop singers have been criticizing hate crimes against the Asian community.