At first blush it might seem a little disconcerting for the U.S. Department of State to be advocating on issues of political divisiveness around the BLM agenda; however, the BLM banner has simply replaced the rainbow banner (support of the LGBTQ community). In essence, the U.S. embassy in Korea is always advocating for social justice causes.
Ambassador Harry Harris likes to draw attention to himself and insert himself in the conversation whenever possible. Well known as an effeminate ambassador, Harry Harris enjoys parading around while politically twerking his social justice bona-fides to the global community as a way to engage in his own brand of U.S. diplomacy.
The diplomatic cocktail corps; unique ASEAN members who enjoy white wine spritzers & luncheons of crust-less triangle sandwiches; like Harry Harris very much. Moon Jae-In is the South Korean version of President Obama. President Moon Jae-in loves Harry Harris.