Category Archives: Native Voice TV Show

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 – 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 – 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 – 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.

Hank Swiftcloud Le Beau (Lakota)

Hank Swiftcloud Le Beau

Cihuapilli Rose Amador Interviews Hank Swiftcloud Le Beau. Cheyenne River Sioux about relocating from South Dakota to San Jose post WWII.

Swiftcloud was born in 1941 on Federal land and lived both on the reservation and on Army bases. Swiftcloud enjoyed sports and his early teenage pictures (He assimilated as all US teens that looked like ‘The Dick Clark’s Show’ of the late 50’s to early 60’s.

Swiftcloud candidly states where his Native connections were and that was the ‘Native bars‘. He struggled with Alcoholism to the point he found his inner true Spiritual Heart – ‘Red Road’. Swiftcloud became a ordain priest, has his master degree, married and became a community activist. He is to help people to help themselves from drug and alcohol abuse, helping people in finding their
‘Spiritual balance’.

Swiftcloud started the annual “Running is My High” event in 2002. Upcoming in Oakland on March 16th, 2019.

Running is my High

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

Wendell Sakiestewa – Native Clothing Designer

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Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews Wendell Sakiestewa (Hopi) on
Native Voice TV show.

Wendell Sakiestewa (pronounced “Sock-ee-ess-ta-wah“) has established his reputation as a designer, creating streetwise fashions, for celebrity clients. In 2001, he was tapped by Monty Pittman, guitarist in Madonna’s band, to create costumes for the premiere of the movie, Snatch, literally overnight outfitted the band, creating a sensational stripped denim with contrast velour cuff and lapel zoot suit for Monty, and winning Madonna’s own approval. Subsequently, he was associated with Snoop Dogg; and with Smokey Robinson, in the creation of the children’s line, BornStar. Most recently, he has been working with world boxing champion, Fernando Vargas, on the street hip Nawshis line.

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

NVTV – Garvard Good Plume (Tituan Oglala Lakota)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews Garvard Good Plume on Native Voice TV show. Garvard is from Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota. He has travelled all over the United States and is a Lakota advisor – “Observer Delegate to United Nations“. His interests is to inform other Nations about the 2nd Colonization which is taking place in other Industrialized nations, especially United States. The Lakota Tribe is trying to obtain ‘Nation to Nation’ status, protect the Lakota lands from International ‘Uranium’ extraction, US legislation and accountability of ‘Water’ Toxic contamination. Indigenous, Human and Treaty rights are on his PRIORITY list.

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