By Sam Louie

Asian cultures are rooted in disgrace. we're referred to as a shame-based tradition because our lives, households, and attitude revolve round a few point of disgrace. Our identities are solid via upholding our honor whereas attempting to steer clear of any shame-producing emotions, suggestions, or ideals. Few have the braveness to damage the cultural disgrace that binds them and in its place flip to addictions.

Consequently, Asians are drowning in disgrace and addictions without means out. is that this any assorted from a Westerner? i'd say greatly so. disgrace is embedded within the Asian state of mind, behaving, and interacting. if you happen to do not realize the cultural background of disgrace and its underpinnings, then you definately can have a troublesome time figuring out the stranglehold of disgrace between Asians.

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