Fans cheer as K-pop group BTS performs in Central Park, New York City, in May 2019. Photo: AFP Fans cheer as K-pop group BTS performs in Central Park, New York City, in May 2019. Photo: AFP
Fans cheer as K-pop group BTS performs in Central Park, New York City, in May 2019. Photo: AFP

Why BTS Army and other K-pop fans are aiming their activism at Donald Trump

  • Fans of the South Korean soft power export have banded together to troll the US president and champion Black Lives Matter
  • Analysts say most of these fans are politically aware, liberal and masters of social media

Topic |   K-pop idols
Fans cheer as K-pop group BTS performs in Central Park, New York City, in May 2019. Photo: AFP Fans cheer as K-pop group BTS performs in Central Park, New York City, in May 2019. Photo: AFP
Fans cheer as K-pop group BTS performs in Central Park, New York City, in May 2019. Photo: AFP
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