It appears that evidently anime and politics are persevering with to go hand in hand with one another. Earlier this month, Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) was censured over an edit of Assault on Titan that concerned President Joe Biden and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y). A bit extra just lately, Kanji Yamanouchi, Ambassador and Consul Normal of Japan in New York, took to social media to shred on guitar to Demon Slayer’s opening track to welcome the current Anime NYC conference.
Now, it appears prefer it’s time to carry Loss of life Observe into the combo. The Observatorio Democrático Juventud Honduras (Democratic Youth Observatory Honduras) NGO posted an advert that includes Gentle Yagami from the collection to encourage individuals to vote in Honduras’ presidential election. The advert, which was revealed to the group’s Fb web page, reads: “The Energy Is In Your Arms.”
Whereas the advert does make sense in context, it does appear to be an extremely darkish implication. In Loss of life Observe, Gentle Yagami finds a pocket book that enables him to kill anybody whose identify he writes inside it.
Regardless of the possibly darkish tone of this marketing campaign, it does seem that adverts like these and others had been extremely vital in getting the phrase out for individuals to vote. In keeping with Al-Jazeera, the electoral council in Honduras mentioned there was “an enormous turnout” for the election, with over 2.7 million ballots solid in an preliminary tally of votes, with much more anticipated when all votes are counted.
Xiomara Castro, poised to be the primary feminine president within the Central American nation’s historical past, was declaring herself the winner on Monday, in keeping with a Guardian report.
What do you consider Loss of life Observe getting used to assist get individuals to vote? Is it bizarre seeing anime and politics collide? Inform us within the feedback.