Fabiola Velasquez and her friend Isabel were speaking Spanish to each other when Linda Dwire confronted them and asked if they lived in America. She began filming the incident when Kamira Trent walked in to defend them.
You can quibble about whether it's racism, ethnic prejudice or xenophobia. Six of one, half-dozen of the other. It all comes from the same ugly place in the psyche.
Dwire has since been arrested for harassment.