BTS break sparks debate on activism, military exemptions

FILE - BTS performs "Butter" at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards on April 3, 2022, in Las Vegas. The surprise announcement by BTS that they were taking a break to focus on members’ solo projects stunned their global fanbase, shaking their label's stock price and leaving many questions about the K-pop supergroup’s future. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

BTS break sparks debate on activism, military exemptions