Editorial: Say no to urban Bay area casino (November 12, 2004)

"The plan for a glitzy casino at Point Molate in Richmond strikes the familiar notes: a landless tribe with dollar-sign dreams, a city with money problems and blue-sky promises of jobs and taxes. A bayfront showplace is years off, given...

Union Organizer: Tribal casinos not fair to workers (November 12, 2004)

"Anyone who believes these casinos aren't making big profits is living in a fairy-tale world. Just walk into any of them: Casino profits far exceed those of any taconite operation, paper mill or sugar beet processor. The jobs created by...

Column: Wisconsin tribe buys Mexico casino boat (November 12, 2004)

The Lac du Flambeau Chippewa Band of Wisconsin has bought a 155-foot casino boat in hopes of setting sail for Cancun, Mexico, columnists Cary Spivak and Dan Bice report. It will cost $1.5 million, or possibly $2 million, to refurbish...