• Running Helped Me Find Belonging, and Nothing Can Take That Away

    12 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Scout Bassett is a Paralympian and five-time World Championship medalist. She is currently training for the Paralympic Games in 2021.
    At the beginning of the pandemic, about two weeks in, I had an incident at the grocery store. This was before they started recommending people wear masks , and I had just finished a run, so I was feeling a little congested and had a bit of a tickle in my throat. I very carefully coughed into my elbow.
    Almost immediately, a woman came up to me and asked if I was Asian or Chinese. She said, "We wouldn't be in this situation if it wasn't for your people." She...
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