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Awareness. Education. Participation.

NVTV – Joseph D. Valdez – “The Memory Stick”

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews
Joseph D. Valdez‘ – “The Memory Stick” play
on Native Voice TV.

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

NVTV – Melinda Micco – ‘Killing of the 7th Generations’

Apache writer Rope Wolf examines the American Indian connection to the Bay Area urban reservation in “Two Spirits: Belonging.” Diné Navajo educator Esther Lucero and Seminole professor Dr. Melinda Micco center their film “Killing The 7th Generation” on American Indian women who were sterilized without their consent. Chiricahua Apache elder Ruth Villasenor explores the legacy of colonization that created California’s Proposition 8, the California Marriage Protection Act which overturned the California Supreme Court’s ruling that same-sex couples have the right to marry.

NVTV – Bill Means (Oglala Lakota) & Antonio Gonzales (Comca’ Ac/Chicaño)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Bill Means (Oglala Lakota) & Antonio Gonzales (Comca’ Ac/Chicaño) on
Native Voice TV.

This interview is on the issue of ‘Mascottry and Sport Racism‘. Each of the guests give their background of what organizations they represent and are a member of (American Indian Movement, “AIM”; International Indian Treaty Council) in which are involved
in many issues which are all stemming from
Human Rights and Protection of the Environment.

This show is recommended to better understand what is the ROOT of RACISM towards all people and what needs to be done to STOP the continuation of it.

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

NVTV – John Balloue

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau (Host) and Craig Pasqua (Co Host) interviews Kathy Douglas (Registered Nurse) and Eddie Madril (Hoop Dancer) on Native Voice TV.

Co host, Pasqua asks Balloue what made him pursue becoming an artist? Balloue gives his childhood to adult experiences ending with obtaining his art degree but he always dreamt of becoming an ‘Artist‘.

Balloue humbly talks about his personal journey of experiences of places and people and creating his art pieces that are traditional but contemporary expressions with Cherokee culture’s use of ‘Vibrant Colors‘ in his art work.

Co host, Pasqua ask who was his influences? Balloue mentions well recognized artists, Robert Bechtle, Mel Ramos and John Nieto, as his influences.

Host, LeBeau asks Balloue to describe the three pieces of his artwork. All his pieces are based upon photographs he had taken in his personal journey of ife.

The show ends with Balloue stating his humble involvement with so many organizations and people in various communities, regions and states of Native America.

Enjoy the show and please share.

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

NVTV – Standing Rock Update (Richard Charging Eagle)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews
Richard Charging Eagle‘ – “Standing Rock Update”
on Native Voice TV.

LeBeau talks with guest Richard Charging Eagle and gets insight on incidents that weren’t mentioned on mainstream news plus an update on what is going on now with the DAPL project going through the Standing Rock Reservation.

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

NVTV – Roberto Tinoco Duran -The Jaguar Poet- (Purépecha/Chícaño)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Roberto Tinoco Duran , Author, Poet and Vocalist on Native Voice TV.

Roberto mentions his ‘Life Documentary‘: “The Jaguar Poet” and his new book, “Maximum in Minimum“.

Compassionate release, a program being championed by California State Senator, Jim BeallRoberto talks about serving time for defending himself and friends against police brutality.

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

NVTV – Dennis Banks (Ojibwe) & Louise J. Miranda Ramirez (Ohlone Tribal Chairwoman)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Dennis Banks (Ojibwe) and Louise J. Miranda Ramirez (Ohlone) on Native Voice TV.

The interview began with Ramirez stating that their are 700 tribal members of the Ohlone Costanoan Esselen Nation of Monterey county who are not ‘Federallyrecognized although they have petitioned to the federal government.

This show has to do with oil corporations utilizing the term “PROGRESS” while destroying the Future of Water for the next 7 Generations. There are small clips of Banks‘ speaking about the resemblance of North Dakota Pipeline and the Monterey county initiative “Measure Z” (Hydraulic Fracturing).

Measure Z passed (November 9th, 2016) which will prevent Hydraulic Fracturing in Monterey county and recently three of the largest oil producers (Chevron Corp. and the second one by Aera Energy LLC, co-owned by affiliates of Shell Mobil Co. and ExxonMobil) sued Monterey county on three fronts as stated in the Mercury News. ( http://bayareane.ws/2hDnDzm )

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

NVTV – Donna Seaton (Washoe) & Ac’ aq Ester Stauffer (Alaska Native-Yup’ik)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews two guests: Donna Seaton (Washoe) and Ac’ aq Ester Stauffer
(Alaska Native-Yup’ik) on Native Voice TV.

Her first guest, Donna Seaton (Washoe) of the Alameda Labor Coach Association. Seaton is administrative to the director of Native TANF Program in Oakland. She is a ‘Labor coach‘ and started when her younger sister was pregnant and alone. She labor coached for about many decades and helped many women give their birth.

Native Voice TV‘s second guest is Ac’ aq Ester Stauffer (Alaska Native-Yup’ik) Deputy Director of TANF of Bay Area.
(San Francisco, Oakland, Stockton and San Jose, Calfornia). Their are about 30 staff members. TANF’s Mission is to provide various services, in education and career advancement for Native american who are on the Alaskan and Californian role. TANF services is to empower each person to become self sustaining. Extreme emphasis in Education.

Stauffer speaks in her language and how they traditionally introduce themselves to others in a different village. She mentions that her introduction to others is to let them know what village and who her grandmother is. Stauffer speaks about the hazards of traveling between villages when the wind would pick up, temperature dropping below 60 degrees and with zero visibility. She speaks about her parents having an ‘Arranged Marriage‘ in which is traditional.

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

NVTV – Eddie Madril (Pasqua/Yaqui)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Eddie Madril (Pasqua/Yaqui) of his ‘Dance Group‘ opportunity to represent Native American culture in France on Native Voice TV.

Madril shares his experiences in Gannat, France of a 10 day festival, called ‘Festival of World Cultures’. For over 45 years, the South of the Allier has allowed itself a unique cultural celebration with over 65,000 festival-goers.

Madril makes note of the similarities of cultures of trying to maintain their identity of themselves through their cultures and traditions. Also how the various people from five continents perceived ‘Native Americans’?

This show is very interesting and is a MUST WATCH!.

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.