The usOlympic karate athlete says she was at a park in Orange, CA final week when the indignant man started yelling at her out of nowhere … so she recorded it.
The person makes a number of threats and hurls insults at Sakura earlier than lastly getting in his automotive to depart, however not earlier than she says she heard him drop some racial slurs as effectively.
She describes the incident as horrible, including … “I don’t know which was worse, a stranger yelling and threatening to harm me for no cause or individuals round me who witnessed the whole lot and never doing a factor.”
Sakura says towards the top of his rant, a lady lastly did ask if she was okay.
The Olympic athlete says she determined to share her expertise as a reminder that is occurring all around the nation … and we have to take higher care of one another.
She additionally instructed reporters … “I used to be conscious in regards to the anti-Asian hate that was happening. You see it virtually daily on the information. However, I didn’t assume it will occur to me at a park I normally go to coach.”
Sadly, as we have reported, the hate’s turn out to be epidemic within the U.S. with current horrific incidents significantly in NYC … together with an Asian man getting sucker-punched and an aged Asian girl being viciously attacked as she was strolling to church.