It's a Fact: Misperceptions About Tribal Gaming Run Rampant - How Do You Separate Myth From Reality?
It is a fact that Native American gaming in the United States is one of the fastest-growing segments of the global gaming industry. It is also a fact that opponents have waged - and continue to wage fierce battles in the media, the courts and elsewhere to stop or slow further expansion. Others look to cash in on the phenomenon. As a result, certain misperceptions have developed about Native American gaming. This article examines several of these misperceptions and attempt to provide the real facts.