Look Who's Cashing in at Indian Casinos

Number 19517
Subject Native Americans
Source Time
State New York
Year 2002
Publication Date December 16, 23
Summary A Time investigation reveals that casino gambling on Indian reservations benefits only a handful of Indians and many non-Indians. For 90 percent of the nation's Native Americans, gaming has "done nothing to lift them out of poverty," according to the contest questionnaire. The series shows who's profiting from casinos and how some successful tribes are using their new-found riches to influence the political system.
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Keywords Indian casinos;Native Americans;poverty;gaming;profit;government regulation;loopholes
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