Category Archives: Lakota

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.

NVTV – William Underbaggage (Oglala Lakota)

William Underbaggage

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundance Martinez interviews William Underbaggage (Oglala Lakota), founder and executive director of Indigenous Nations Network, INN (1999) on Native Voice TV.

Underbaggage states that the INN organization focuses on Native American issues that are political, religious and of indigenous rights and culture. He talks about indigenous tribes throughout the americas and how he help create the ‘Lakota-Mexica Cultural Exchange‘.

Underbaggage talks a lot on this 1/2 hour show about his ‘Anti-War Movement’ mission. He has traveled around the world to talk about peace to many other indigenous people. He states he always carries his peace pipe with him and prays.

Underbaggage gives many examples of the untruths of wars. Through these examples he makes more people aware of how many people of color in America are targeted to fight these manufactured wars.

Underbaggage mentions a 55 minute video called, ‘The Struggle in the Americas: The American Empire Against Indigenous Nations’ and a movie, ‘A Tatto on my Heart’. He mentions both of these are not put out by the mass media.

This is a very good show. Take the time and become aware of what we continue to do to other indigenous nations and to our own young people.

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

NVTV – Jeremy Goodfeather (Mohawk) and Crow Knight (Minnecoujou/Lakota)

Goodfeather & Knight

Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews Jeremy Goodfeather (Mohawk) of San Francisco and Crow Knight (Minnecoujou/Lakota) of Colorado, musicians on Native Voice TV.

Goodfeather started playing music since he was 11 years old and had a hiatus when he was married and had two children. Goodfeather started to write his songs from his inner-self and met up with Knight in the Bay area and started to play together. The music is ‘Contemporary Folk‘ but the lyrics are ‘Indigenous’.

They play over four songs, each has a story behind the song. Shine on Me, Life of Dreams, Serenity of Love, etc. are played on this show.

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 – 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 – Billy Means – Oglala Lakota (Sioux)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau and Craig Pasqua interviews Billy Mills (Oglala-Lakota-Sioux) a Olympic Gold medalist (1964) on Native Voice TV.

Billy Mills, an Oglala-Lakota-Sioux American Indian from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota talks about his early childhood of his parents passing, his early college days of his vision of winning the Olympic 10k Meter run and his healing his ‘Broken Wings of his Soul’ by having ‘Dream’ come true.

He continues to speak of his Non-Profit involvement of helping the youth creating their visions through their involvement in the reservations and/or urban centers.

NVTV – Gardner (Navajo/Paiute) and Fiddler (Cheyenne/Sioux)

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau (Yaqui/Mexica – HOST) and Craig Pasqua (Co-Host) interviews two guests: Lee R. Gardner (Navajo/Paiute; Job Developer and Coach) of Native TANF and Raymond Fiddler (Cheyenne/Sioux; Wood Craftsman) Mato Numpa Cedar Designs on Native Voice TV.

Gardner gives an overview of the current Native ‘Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Native – TANF) city and state locations and its TANF’s mission.

TANF began by a Congressional Act of 1996. It gives ‘Federally Recognized Tribes’ the authority to independently design, adminster and operate their own Tribal ‘TANF’ programs.

Gardner speaks of many of the Native people are having to move out of Santa Clara county due to high cost of living but in a positive light of how successes are also being lived by native people.

The second guest of the show, Raymond Fiddler speaks about his company (Mato Numpa Cedar Designs) offering the community and across other states their hand crafted and ‘Lasered’ Designs on ‘American Red Cedar and Redwood’ boxes.

Fiddler speaks his near death experience and how Native Traditional Healing saved his life. Fiddler speaks of his company working on ways to offer those who lost their family and friends ‘Monuments’.

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

NVTV – Good Shield Aguilar (Lakota/Pasqua Yaqui) Activist/Entertainer

On Native Voice TV show Craig Pasqua (Co-Host) has Good Shield Aguilar (Lakota/Pasqua) as a Guest. Pasqua introduces Good Shield as Native Voice TV’s writer, singer and performer of its ‘Introduction’ song – “Indigenous Soul”.

Good Shield speaks about he was made aware from his aunt (Rosie Little Thunder) about the connection of Lakota tribe to the Buffalo. Since 2002, Good Shield has been involved in ‘Buffalo Field Campaign of Montana (www.BuffaloFieldCampaign.org). He mentions that outside of the Yellowstone National Park 1,000 ‘Genetically Pure’ Buffalo are killed per year.

The Buffalo Field Campaign has been trying to pass legislation to make Genetically Pure ‘Buffalo’ as an ‘Endangered’ species (for PROTECTION) and make the Buffalo a National mammal.

Good Shield entertains with five songs which two were originals from ‘Floyd Red Crow Westerman and his own three songs.
Good Shield ends the show with his contribution song to Native Voice TV – ‘Indigenous Soul’.

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