Los Angeles hosts World Special Olympics

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The 2015 Special Olympics World Games are underway in Los Angeles. Founded by the sister of U.S. President John F. Kennedy nearly 50 years ago – thousands of intellectually challenged children and adults from around the globe participate.
As CCTV’s May Lee reports, Eunice Kennedy Shriver’s original goal is the same today: building self-esteem and lessening the stigma attached to disabilities.

Los Angeles hosts World Special Olympics

The 2015 Special Olympics World Games are underway in Los Angeles. Founded by the sister of U.S. President John F. Kennedy nearly 50 years ago - thousands of intellectually challenged children and adults from around the globe participate. As CCTV's May Lee reports, Eunice Kennedy Shriver's original goal is the same today: building self-esteem and lessening the stigma attached to disabilities.

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