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K-Pop fans have helped drown out a racist hashtag on Twitter by flooding it with clips of their favourite artists.As protests continue across the US in the wake of the death of George Floyd, the K-Pop community took it upon itself to ensure that the whitelivesmatter hashtag wouldn’t be used to amplify the racist messages that typically accompany it.
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In an anti-racist move that demonstrates their formidable social-media power, K-Pop fans took over the hashtag whitelivesmatter, drowning out white-supremacist messages with nonsensical or anti-racist posts. The move was met with wide approval online early Wednesday morning. “WhiteLivesMatter LMAO I WAS READY TO INSULT THE SH- OUT OF EVERYONE,” one poster wrote. “THEN I SAW […]
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