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This passive-aggressive behavior can be just as destructive as direct aggression, but the individual is able to deny any intention of harm.
They will want to replace passive-aggression with assertiveness.
When people feel angry they will not always openly express these feelings.
Those individuals who feel uncomfortable with being openly aggressive can express their anger in hidden ways.
It is preferable to learn to be more assertive and eliminate the need for aggression.
When people are assertive, they are willing to stand up for themselves.