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Latino population in U.S. keeps growing, but not number of Latino athletes in the Olympics

Fox News Latino

August 19, 2016

Fox News Latino - When athletes walked into the Beijing National Stadium during the opening ceremony of the 2008 Olympic Games, only 4 percent of the nearly 600-member U.S. delegation was Hispanic, despite the minority group at the time comprising 15 percent of the country’s entire population.