Category Archives: Native Voice TV Show

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.

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 17 years in making people aware of a Native American, Leonard Peltier, who has been a political prisoner for over 42 years (15,330 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/

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 – 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 – Eddie Madril and Kathy Douglas – ‘The Dance of Caring’

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 each of the guests to introduce themselves. Douglas mentions her many years as a ‘Extensive Care Nurse‘, became a ‘Filmaker‘ and recently a book ‘Author‘.

Madril has been Hoop Dancing since the late 1970’s, currently teaches at San Francisco State University and College of Marin in ‘American Indian Studies‘ and is co-author (Madril’s wife, Sarah, as a co-writer) of ‘The Dance of Caring‘.

This interview is about the origin of the book (Douglas and Madril) – ‘The Dance of Caring‘. They discuss in depth between the connection of Hoop Dancing (Circle) and the Professional Care Giving.

The book is intended for everyone and it is about staying or being in ‘Balance‘, of taking care of yourself. As Madril stated,
“You can not give from an Empty Well”.

The Dance of Caring is for people who professionally and/or regular people who have to take care of someone –
‘Care Givers Guide to Harmony’.

There are 43 million people in North america who are care givers and 1/4 (10 Million) spend at least 40 hours of week care giving. LeBeau, Pasqua and Wallace (Camera Person) have
individual experiences of care giving.

Please share this interview with those you know who are Care Giving and/or know of people who Care Give. This book, ‘The Dance of Caring‘ will help Care Givers of the World maintain their Circle of Balance and to keep
Their Own Well Filled and not EMPTY.

To learn more, visit their website:
www.TheDanceofCaring.com .

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

NVTV – Pennie Opal Plant and Michael Horse

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau (Host) and Craig Pasqua (Co Host) interviews Pennie Opal Plant (Woman Activist) and Michael Horse (Artist/Actor) on Native Voice TV.

Pasqua begins the interview by asking each of the guests about their backgrounds. Each mentioning their heritage and their current work.

Horse mentions his acting as ‘Deputy Hawk‘ in a 25 year in series called ‘TWIN PEAKS‘ on Showtime and about Hawk’s character. His seven hour mini-series called ‘GODLESS‘ on Netflix and his animated series at the San Francisco Art Institute and a Sci-Fi (Comedy) movie – ‘Dead Ants‘ (He is a cast named – Big Foot).

The remaining part of the show is about Plant’s woman activism. Her involvement with ‘Indigenous Women of Americas‘ and Co-Founder of San Francisco Bay chapter – ‘Idle No More‘.

Plant’s activism is centered in Awareness about ‘Climate Change‘.
This is a MUST SEE SHOW in ‘Awareness and Engagement‘ in Protecting our Mother Earth.

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

NVTV – Xochiquetza Trinidad (Aztec) and Adam Araiza (Mexica)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Xochiqetza Trinidad (Aztec/Mexica) and Adam Araiza (Mexica) on Native Voice TV.

Trinidad and Araiza are youth, ages 10 and 11, respectively. They are now 19 and 20 years of age. Trinidad is a dancer and poet. Araiza a music performer, ‘Wrapper‘ and his stage name, ‘MG Underdog’.

Trinidad recites one of her poems inspired to honor her culture and people. MG Underdog performs three songs, ‘It’s a Family Thing’, ‘Money‘ and ‘Thank you‘.

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

NVTV – Guest: Sammy Castillo (Chumash/Hopi)

Sammy Castillo

Cihuapilli Le Beau Rose Amador’s guest is Sammy Castillo (Chumash/Hopi) on Native Voice TV show.

Castillo speaks about his personal family history. Castillo focuses about the suffering of all ‘Indigenous’ people and how many Native people are forgotten heroes.

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

NVTV – Michelle Montanez (Apache/Pascua Yaqui)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews
Michelle Montanez (Apache/Pascua Yaqui) on
Native Voice TV show.

Her tribes are from the Sonora state of Mexico and Tucson, Arizona. The Apache and Pascua tribe are mostly in Tucson. Yaqui tribe have migrated from Sonora, Mexico to Tucson, Arizona to California and other states.

Michelle does some storytelling that talks about a little girl who listens and speaks of a tree which foretells the future of the Yaqui people. She mentions about the changes of the their people due to the European Spaniards and the Trains.

Michelle mentions the true name of the Yaqui ( Yaqui meaning- Do you speak?) and the Spaniards interpretation of Yaqui as their tribal name. Yaqui really is Yo’owem. Michelle continues speaking of the Yaqui and Pascua tribal ceremonials.

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

NVTV – Jack Hyatt (Cherokee) & Chipactzin David Romero (Apache/Mexica)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Jack Hyatt (Cherokee) & Chipactzin David Romero (Apache/Mexica) on Native Voice TV.

Hyatt and Romero speak about the 30 year old history of how ‘Indian Time Radio‘ came to existence and ‘Native Ways’ on KKUP 91.5 FM in San Jose, California.

They speak of those who used ‘Trickery’ to get them to become hosts on radio and Hyatt’s vision of getting NVTV to be viewed across ‘Native America’.

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