NVTV – Guest(s): Arron Chermac, Manny Ortega and Artists

Chermac and Ortega

Cihuapilli Le Beau Rose Amador’s guest is Arron Chermac (Semeca Iroquois) and Manny Ortega (Apache) on Native Voice TV show. 

Chermac and Ortega tell of their background. Chermac is a Graphic Artist and Ortega is a Santa Clara county volunteer for ‘Prevention’ of Alcohol, drugs and gang violence for young adults.  Chermac speaks of his start up business, ‘Super Graphics‘ which was bought out and continues today with a new graphic business and encourages young men and women to start up their business.

The show ends with two musicians who each sings a song while playing their acoustic guitars.

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 – Tony Redhouse ‘Unconditional Love’

Tony Redhouse (Navajo)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau (Host) and Craig Pasqua (Co-Host) interviews Tony Redhouse (Navajo Nation) on Native Voice TV.

Tony Redhouse is of the Navajo Nation, gives us his update of his involvement in two documentary films, ‘Death Makes Life Possible’ (Marilyn Schlitz & Deepak Chopra) and ‘Is Your Story Making You Sick’ (Frances Causey).

Redhouse speaks about his perspective of Spirituality as how ‘Personal Balance’ makes harmony with all life forms throughout the Universe.

He speaks about ‘Dreams’ as a reflection of earth and the spirit world. Redhouse finishes with his indigenous songs with instruments of simplicity.

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 – Skylar Wolf (Navajo) Musician

Skylar WolfCihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews
Skylar Wolfe (Navajo)
on Native Voice TV.

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Skylar Wolfe (Navajo) musician on Native Voice TV. Skylar gives his background of being raised in the Navajo reservation and attending an Indian Boarding School at Fort Wingate near Gallup, New Mexico. After graduating and he went to Niagara Falls, New York spent twelve years before coming back to the Navajo reservation. Skylar wins a National Singer and Writer from the state of Florida. He performs several of his songs.

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 – 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 – 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 – 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 – Corinne Oestreich: Oglala/Lakota-Blackfoot

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Corinne Oestreich (Oglala/Lakota-Blackfoot), multi-talented Jingle Dress Dancer, Professional Photographer (for 5 years: Outdoor Engagements, Weddings and Portraits), Theatrical Actor-Dancer (Currently in a Musical – Fiddler on the Roof) at San Jose Sunnyvale Community Players Theatre), School Teacher for 1st – 3rd graders (Supportive Resource for students to meet grade level standards) on Native Voice TV.

Corinne Oestreich has her roots in San Jose, California, Sonoma State University graduate (Major in Musical Theatre, Minor in Opera) and primarily works for PowWows.com as a (Outdoor, Natural Light) photographer and writer. LeBeau asks how she decides what articles to write? Do people recommend ‘Topics’?

She brings up that she originates her own ‘Topics’ and gives her latest article on the PowWow.com website, ‘Native American Students Achieving Greatness‘. She interviews ‘Joey Montoya‘ who had just graduated from San Jose State University.
Oestreich shares some of her photography and talks about some incidents that have happened along the way.

LeBeau asks about the ‘Gathering of the Nations‘ which Oestreich has attended for the first time (2017). She mentions that the event is awesome due to the New Venue the POW WOW takes place.

At the Alburqueque ‘Fairgrounds‘ but at the Tingley Coliseum (Named after Former Democratic Governor, Clyde Tingley – 11th Governor, 1935). A much larger venue for the event. Plenty of room for the Grand entry. 10,000 permanent seats. Room to have Rodeos, Monster Truck shows, large music events, etc.

LeBeau and Oestreich mention their past and current activisms (Standing Rock, Native American Walk) and diverse native american cultural heritages – ‘Respect and Honor‘.

This show is a must share.

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

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