The Okay-pop group BTS is headed to the White House, with plans to go to President Joe Biden to debate anti-Asian hate crimes and have a good time AANHPI Heritage Month.

Details haven’t been introduced, however the go to of the South Korean pop sensations will happen on Tuesday, the White House stated.

“President Biden has beforehand spoken about his dedication to combating the surge of anti-Asian hate crimes and signed into legislation the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act in May 2021 to offer legislation enforcement with assets to establish, examine, and report hate crimes and make sure that hate crimes info is extra accessible to AA and NHPI communities,” the White House stated. “President Biden and BTS will even talk about the significance of range and inclusion and BTS’ platform as youth ambassadors who unfold a message of hope and positivity internationally.”

BTS partnered with UNICEF to launch Love Myself, an anti-violence marketing campaign. They even have carried out on the United Nations General Assembly.

The White House has tapped popular culture figures to spotlight totally different social points. Last week, Selena Gomez appeared with First Lady Jill Biden at an occasion to carry consciousness to psychological well being. Paris Hilton visited the White House earlier within the month to speak to administration officers about her advocacy for cover of youth in residential applications.

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