Self-awareness helps the counselor identify specific cultural values and the influence they may have in the counseling process.
A single language does not guarantee civil peace, but it can help sustain a common nationality, enable groups to understand each other better, and make markets national in scope. For instance, I have a friend named Pedro and because Spanish is the only language he knows fluently before taking regular English courses in college he must first take and pass English as a second language.
Some people think that multiculturalism is negative, whereas some others think that multiculturalism is positive. Cubans in Miami, Iranians in Los Angeles, and Koreans in New York—few of whom are Protestant—have provided different models of hard work and success that are now being touted for native minority groups.
Because of the increased workplace diversity, businesses have to deal with a variety of cultural awareness and multiple language issues. Whilst expressing ones culture they are also learning the main dominant language of the country in addition to abiding by the rules and regulations of the country But Congress did not restore food stamps to needy immigrants already in the country, nor did it alter rules that will prospectively bar permanent resident immigrants from participation in social safety net programs.
An American nationalism that respects principles of mutuality and permeability can fit the society that America will become in the next century.
Some might not be concerned with whether or not assimilation is declining.