[MHN Jung Halim reporter] Globally recognized group BTS posts a tweet against racism and racial violence.
BTS, through their offical Twitter account, posted a tweet that said "We stand against racial discrimination. We condemn violence. You, I and we all have the right to be respected. We will stand together."
The tweet included the '#BlackLivesMatter' hashtag, showing their support as anti-racism protests related to the movement spread across America. Incited by the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a cop pressured his neck with his knee for nine minutes.
The hashtag spread across Twitter, with other celebrities such as Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, and Beyonce both send their regards to George Floyd and made their anti-racist stances clear. Certain other artists joined the protests as well. Universal Music, Sony Music, Warner Brothers and other companies declared June 2nd as 'Blackout Friday', and stopped work for that day.
BTS tweet out #BlackLivesMatter hashtag, "We stand against racial discrimination... We will stand together."
Comes after days of protests in America