American Indian speaker scheduled for GVSU conference says casinos are 'American achievement'


More than a decade of debate has shown that a tribal casino under construction in Wayland Township represents different things to different people. But for the nation as a whole, might next year’s opening of the 83,000-square-foot, $157 million gambling haven be a great American achievement? Could what it represents be on par with the historic 20th-century efforts of Martin Luther King Jr.?