What Does Filial Piety Really Mean to Millennials?
16 May 2021
Has money become a substitute for familial love in Singapore? Do you need to give money to be considered a good daughter or son? How does this make millennials feel, and what pressures are they under?
As the cost of living continues to rise, millennials seem to be divided on the value of filial piety: some find it ridiculous to even question the act of giving money to parents, while others are beginning to challenge the transactional nature of love and family ties in Singapore.