Tag Archives: Moe

Ultra-nationalist anger at security bills protests manifests as “cute” moe character

As I wrote earlier this year, there is a mini online community in Japan that exists seemingly solely to revel in the subculture of Japanese New Left moe (moé). Users like @honoka51934835, @gabageba07, @samusamu1002 @negi1919 fill their Twitter feeds with … Continue reading

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Sekigun-ha is moe!?! Past radicals re-depicted as cute illustrations on social media

The Red Army Faction undergoes an unexpected artistic portrayal on Twitter. Continue reading

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