Olympics 2016: Whites Only?

Essence.com
Dec, 16, 2009

City Council members demanded that the Chicago 2016 Olympic bid committee hire more Latinos and Blacks for its staff and give more contracts to minority-owned companies according to The Chicago Tribune. The criticism followed revelations this week that only 6 percent of Chicago 2016 contracts payments this year went to minority-owned firms. Seventy percent of the bid committee's paid employees are white.