Is the BoredApes series of NonFungibleTokens racist? (Ie relying on racial stereotypes)
This isn't impossible. Though it could be unconscious.
Or is it an Apoliteic move by FarRightists?
In Bored Ape Yacht Club is Racist and Started by Neo-Nazis (http://gordongoner.com/) Ryder Ripps makes the case.
A related "slurp juice" meme exposed. https://www.inputmag.com/culture/what-is-multiple-slurp-juice-ape-meme-crypto-nft-trolls
But also compare WeWillHaveToLiveWithRightWingCulture ... there are a lot of young people who are both tempted by various right-wing ideas, AND are involved in producing live culture. That doesn't mean that all the culture they produce is a "front" for right-wing ideas.
In fact culture IS a big network phenomena, a SmallWorld where everyone is by definition close to FarRight actors.
What's the difference between a right-adjacent cultural phenomenon and an actual apoliteic one?
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