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NVTV – Richard Gonzales & Anita Tahityé (Lipan Apache) Part 1

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau continues to interview Richard Gonzales (Lipan Apache) & Anita Tahityé (Lipan Apache) on
Native Voice TV.

Gonzales and Tahityé (Lipan Apache) are retired professionals who speak about their journey and/or path to finding their family history.

Gonzales shares books authored by Richard A. Thompson – “Crossing the Border with the 4th Calvary’ and Michael F. Cusack, ‘Fort Clark – The Lonely Sentinel on Texas, Western Frontier’.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows five times a week
Monday at 5 PM
(Wed., Thurs. & Fri. – Various Times)

NVTV – Valentin Lopez and Elias Castillo – “Tell the Truth”

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Valentin Lopez and Elias Castillo at location ‘Mt. Umunhum’ in Santa Cruz, California.

Lopez mentions the cultural and traditional stories of ‘Mt. Umunhum‘ to the Amah Mutsun and the other five Ohlone tribes.
Umunhum means ‘Hummingbird‘. A place where all creation begins.

Elias a former writer of the San Jose Mercury and currently releasing his book this coming January 2015, “A Cross of Thorns‘ – An Enslavement of California Indians by the Spanish missions.

This interview is about ‘Telling the Truth‘ about the founder of the first nine of 21 Spanish missions starting in Baja, California and setting his headquarters in Monterey, California at Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmel.

This interview will help people understand the Truth about the Spanish missions and their intentions. This link is a book review,
A Cross of Thorns‘.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Jessie Hernandez and Iris Valdez (Two Shows)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau (Host) and Craig Pasqua (Co Host) interviews Jessie Hernandez (Yaqui/Chicano) for the first 20 minutes and Pasqua (Host) finishes Native Voice TV‘s show with guest, Iris Valdez.

LeBeau (Host) displays one of Hernandez’s Poster Jerseys that he
DESIGNED‘ and stated ‘he was very fortunate to do this work for the Bay Area’s Hockey team – ‘SHARKS‘. Hernandez talks about all his designs he had created on ‘Vinyl Toys‘ and ‘Luchador‘ masks.

Hernandez starts with one of his vinyl figures, ‘Mictlan‘ which means ‘underworld of Aztec’ mythology. Hernandez calls his Vinyl Toys, “Collectable Art Statues‘.

Hernandez continues to talk about his private commissionedMurals‘ which he had done in Oakland (2) , San Francisco (5), Richmond (1), Mexico City (1) and Amsterdam (1).

Henandez is asked by LeBeau (Host) ‘how he started to be an Artist’? Hernandez talks about his childhood drawings but he consistently started drawing since 1998 and currently is more of a ‘FREELANCE‘ artist.

Pasqua (Host) solely interviews Valdez who is asked about what programs she locally runs for  ConXîon (Community Based Non-Profit Organization) in San Jose, California.

Valdez mentions about a new Pilot ‘RESET‘ program which stands for ‘Re Entry Success Education and Training‘. Valdez talks about what the program does for Young Adults ages between 18 – 24 years who have been through the JUSTICE system and guiding them Successfully back into the WORKFORCE.

Valdez speaks about the Partnership with the ‘Trade Orientation Program’ (TOP) which provides ‘Certifications‘ of OSHA 10.
RESET has many types of certification programs to help individuals get into the Community Workforce. These programs are free and if you want any further information please visit: www.ConXîon.org .

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Richard Gonzales & Anita Tahityé (Lipan Apache) Part 2

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau continues to interview Richard Gonzales (Lipan Apache) & Anita Tahityé (Lipan Apache) on
Native Voice TV.

Gonzales and Tahityé (Lipan Apache) are retired professionals who speak about their journey and/or path to finding their family history.

Gonzales shares books authored by Richard A. Thompson – “Crossing the Border with the 4th Calvary’ and Michael F. Cusack, ‘Fort Clark – The Lonely Sentinel on Texas, Western Frontier’.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Al Cross (Hidatsa), Pat Brien (Chippewa) and Renita Pinkham Brien (Nez Perce)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Al Cross (Hidatsa), Pat Brien (Chippewa) and Renita Pinkham Brien (Nez Perce) of the ‘History of Relocation‘ on
Native Voice TV.

Al Cross moderates the discussion of his guests Pat and Renita Brien about their experiences of the ‘Relocation of the 1950’s of Native Americans’. Cross gives a good history of what the real name was of Relocation (Emplyment Assistance Program) and how Relocation was a US Government stance for Regressive as the Termination Act.

The Relocation Act was due to a very ‘Harsh’ winters in the southwest in the Navajo country in 1947 and 1948. Los Angeles, Chicago and Denver were the first cities for relocation. Relocation was voluntary and economic assistance was made to find jobs in these cities but without any training. Once our Native people found a job
the Government had done its job.

By early 1950’s new cities were added and close to over 100,000 native people had moved from their reservations to any of these cities; Those mentioned above including San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose and Los Angeles.

Briens’ couple explain their experiences of this Relocation and this show is a must see.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Native American (KIA): Guest’s: Richard Windfeathers and R. Eagle Many Hats Levy

Cihuapilli Le Beau Rose Amador guests are Richard Windfeathers (Picuris Pueblo) and R. Eagle Many Hats Levy (Chemejucvi) on Native Voice TV show.

Eagle Many Hats mentions about James Ortolani, the co-founder of the KIA flag and that Ortolani contacted Eagle “Many Hats” Levy and asked for help in creating a flag that would honor the Native Americans Killed in Action or who later Died of Wounds because of an action. Eagle Many Hats continues to mention Mike Nopah of the Mohave Tribe, who created the design that is now honoring the Native American – Killed in Action (NAKIA) flag. Windfeathers makes statements of facts about our Native American being the largest ethnic group of America to serve for this country (210,000). The Native American Memorial flag which was designed for brothers and sisters who came from reservations, served in the U.S. Armed Forces and were KIA or DOW. Placing eagle feathers with the Medicine Wheel on both sides of the sacred oval shield, we are respecting the Red Road and what is passed down by elders to live by traditionally. More information on http://www.kiawarriors.com website.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Goodshield and Kat Aguilar

Craig Pasqua (Host) interviews Goodshield and Kat Aguilar on Native Voice TV.
Pasqua mentions about Aguilar’s music performance and Goodshield’s involvment in the ‘Buffalo Field Campaign‘ (for over 17 years) http://www.buffalofieldcampaign.org . Goodshield mentions that in Europe there were millions of Buffalo and by the 1920’s there were only 12 left and the Buffalo were the first to be put on the ‘Endangered Species List’.

Kat mentions how he knew of Goodshield before they ever met in person via Native Voice TV. She was in Europe when she saw Goodshield as a guest on Native Voice TV.

The show continues with songs from Westerman’s music and as Goodshield completes his album it will be dedicated to Floyd Redcrow Westerman (Died in 2007 of Leukemia).

Please share.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Mike Duncan (ConCow/Wailaki/Wintum)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Mike Duncan (ConCow/Wailaki/Wintum)on Native Voice TV.

LeBeau asks Duncan to talk about his tribe and where he lives. Duncan speaks about the ‘Forced Relocation‘ of the ‘Mechoopda Indian Tribe’ of Chico to the ‘Round Valley Reservation‘ (former administrative extension of Nome Lackee Reservation).

Duncan mentions the 19th annual retracing of the original 113-mile trek (Nome Cult Trail). Descendants of Native Americans take part annually (September) to ‘Honor their memory… A path not forgotten‘ of their ancestors. Forced relocation of 461 Mechoopda tribal members where only 277 survived (1863).

Duncan continues to talk about ‘Fatherhood is Sacred‘ program which he trained for 5 years. He mentions the Native American Fatherhood and Families Association (NAFFA) which was founded by Albert M. Pooley (NAFFA, president). www.AZNAFFA.org

The NAFFA is now in Sacramento, Stockton and San Jose, California. This program is a 14 week curriculum with two weeks of orientation and with the emphasis on Native American culture.

This show has lots of in depth healing about promoting adult males to protect and to encourage ‘Innocence‘ to children of the 7th generations.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

NVTV – Guest: Juan Francisco Lorea – Mayan Winds Coffee

Cihuapilli Le Beau Rose Amador’s and Co-Host, Micheal New Moon’s guest is Juan Francisco Lorea (Pueblo/Mescalero/Mexica) on Native Voice TV show.

Lorea gives his background as to how he empowered the Chiapa Mayan Indigenous people to regain their dignity by becoming economically independent.

Lorea speaks of over seven years of struggle to help the ‘Chipas’ regain its land and to grow and sell the Mayan Organic Coffee to the world (2nd Largest Commodity in the International Market).

Chiapas is home to about 36 percent of Mexico’s coffee-farming land, and about 16 percent of the state’s farms, or 40,000 hectares. Currently, the struggle begins again on the World Coffee Prices spiraling downwards and the infective plant fungus, Roya.

Current Article: ‘Mexico to mull spending around $200 million to help coffee farmers battle leaf rust’. http://www.cnbc.com/id/101063730

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.

Rudy Parris – On Native Voice TV

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Cihuapilli Le Beau Rose Amador’s guest is Rudy Parris on Native Voice TV show.

Rudy Parris (Navajo/Apache) was a finalist on the hit show, The Voice, Season 3, Chose Blake Shelton as Voice Mentor. Native Voice TV tags along as Rudy visits a convalescent hospital in Santa Clara, CA, where he performs for residents following his performance at the studio. Rudy was born and raised in the heart of California’s San Joaquin Valley.

This coming Monday 11th of January, Rudy Parris will be showing at 5:00 pm on Fresno Educational Channel –CMAC 93. Rudy Parris NBC ‘The Voice’, “Rudy Parris shares his talent on The Voice”. Visit Rudy Parris’ website at www.RudyParris.com and watch his music videos.

Fresno (CMAC 93) Educational Channel 93
of  Native Voice TV shows four times a week
(Monday, Wed., Friday & Sat.) at 5PM.