Interview with Calvin Isaac 1975-09-15


Calvin Isaac, newly elected Chief of the Tribe, speaks about his goals for his term. His primary focus will be on education, followed by improving the employment rate of the Tribe. He discusses his goals to establish a community college on the reservation, speaks about the services provided by the new Choctaw Health Center, and other planned facilities and housing. He discusses the importance of reviving traditional arts and crafts, and discusses the impact of alcoholism in the community. Finally, he discusses public relations with the state of Mississippi.