Commentary: Asian-Pacific Heritage Month Commentator Sandip Roy says that "theme" months, like May's Asian Pacific Heritage title, are a sad testament to the lack of cultural awareness in America. When the most diverse country on earth must package culture in easy-to-digest month-long capsules, he says, that's not a reason to celebrate.
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Commentary: Asian-Pacific Heritage Month

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Commentary: Asian-Pacific Heritage Month

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Commentator Sandip Roy says that "theme" months, like May's Asian Pacific Heritage title, are a sad testament to the lack of cultural awareness in America. When the most diverse country on earth must package culture in easy-to-digest month-long capsules, he says, that's not a reason to celebrate.