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NVTV – Alexis Augustine (Navajo/Cochiti/Santo Domingo Pueblo)

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Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Alexis Augustine (Navajo/Cochiti/Santo Domingo Pueblo) on Native Voice TV.
Augustine talks about how she started her new business called Enspired Vision‘. Her new business sells Native fashion lines, hats, blazers and accessories. She speaks about how she conceived the idea of doing this business and how Art changes perspectives, ‘art is a medium’ for connecting people and cultures. Augustine speaks about ‘Women Activism‘ and she speaks about Creative Art for women. This show will air on 

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

NVTV – Samson Wolfe – Leonard Peltier Political Prisoner “101”

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau and Sundust Martinez interviews Samson Wolfe (Seminole/Muscogee) on Native Voice TV show.

Wolfe has been volunteering for over 18+ years in making people aware of a Native American, Leonard Peltier, who has been a political prisoner for over 44 years (16070 days and counting). He gives a background of how the American Indian Movement members became involved in South Dakota during the mid 1970’s.

Wolfe mentions a book called ‘In the Spirit of Crazy Horse‘ by Peter Matthiessen to read which will give you the details of American Indian Movement and the killings of Native people by the GOON’s which were supported by the FBI.

This is a good show and get more information at http://www.whoisleonardpeltier.info

Note: Send Cards & Letters
Leonard Peltier
#89637-132
USP Coleman I
P.O. Box 1033
Coleman, FL 33521

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 – 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 – Bridget Neconie (Acoma Pueblo)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews
Bridget Neconie (Acoma Pueblo)
on Native Voice TV.

Cihuapilli Rose Amador Le Beau talks with Bridget Neconie.
Bridget is from the Acoma Pueblo, Sky City, New Mexico.
Her parents were in the military so the family has traveled to and lived in many far away places around the world.
While living in Hawaii Bridget learned Hula and Polynesian dancing.
She is learning traditional dance, plays hand drum and sings in a women’s hand drum group.

She has danced professionally around the world, been a magicians assistant and is now working at U.C. Berkeley, recruiting Native Americans, in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
Bridget has received awards for helping to promote higher education for Indigenous People.

Bridget talks about concepts of continuing the pursuit of knowledge: intellectual, cultural, traditional, practical, theoretical and artistically.
Taking our own knowledge and experiences to use in teaching others about Native Americans and making contributions to tribal society.

Bridget has appeared on Native Voice TV before as a singer and hand drum player with the women’s group, “Sweet Lodge Sista’s”

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 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 – 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.