Mar did not want to take the matter to social media, but she felt “heartbroken and confused” at the treatment she received and realized that she had to speak up.
“Today in London, I was accosted on the street. Not because I was in the way. Not because I was rude to someone. Not because of anything,” she wrote in an Instagram post. “I was accosted for the fact that I am Asian.”
Mar is originally from New York. In her post, she called for an end to such “insanity” and left a message for her attacker.
“To the ignorant gent that thought he had the right to treat any human being like that, I’ll say it again: Motherf***er. I’m from New York. You don’t speak to us like that,” she wrote. “We will just f***ing kill you.”
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