Indian Self-Determination and Self-Governance Era 1968-present

1988

Indian Gaming Regulatory Act

National Indian Gaming Commission logo. Image: National Indian Gaming Commission
National Indian Gaming Commission logo. Image: National Indian Gaming Commission

Congress passes a bill to balance the interests of tribal sovereignty and states and requires states to negotiate “in good faith” to reach agreement for tribal operation of casinos ("Native Americans develop political identity," n.d.).

Settler Colonial Policy