3 weeks FILA And Samsung China Delete BTS-Related Posts And Products After RM’s Speech Sparks Controversy Koreaboo
Following BTS‘s James A. Van Fleet Award acceptance speech on October 9, which mentioned the Korean War, Chinese netizens came to criticize the group for “being insensitive“. BTS | @bts_bighit/Twitter In his speech, RM spoke of the “70th anniversary of the Korean War” and commemorated “the sacrifices of countless men and women.” Your browser does not support video. The speech triggered a string of reactions on Twitter and other social media platforms, calling out BTS for “hurting the Chinese fans’ feelings” and “negating history“. South Korean boy band #BTS is strongly condemned on #China's social media for their speech ... more