“As the technology journalist Julian Dibbell has written, in Japan, “cultural distinctions between public and private life matter deeply … having two identities isn’t so much a failure of integrity as a working definition of it.”

In a Western milieu, however, anonymity served not as a way to reinforce a normative structure, but as a way to evade it.”

https://www.noemamag.com/toxic-internet-culture-from-east-to-west