It’s Native American Heritage Day. One Lac du Flambeau tribal member says it’s an opportunity to reflect on the tribe’s history and future.
WXPR's Natalie Jablonski spoke with Richard Jack, a member of Lac du Flambeau Constitution Committee, involved in tribal governance and planning.
Jack says Native people’s contribution to broader society has not been returned equally.
“We always have to fight for everything that we get. But to be grateful for the challenge. We are still here. We are an enduring people.”