Category Archives: Native Voice TV Show

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 – Standing Rock Support and Assemblyman Ash Calra

Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeau interviews Assemblyman Ash Calra and gives an overview of Steve Macias (Native Voice TV’s producer) video footage of Standing Rock’s support trip.

Ash Calra (27th District Assemblyman of Santa Clara County) mentions his supportive trip to Standing Rock Reservation in November (before Thanksgiving) 2016.

Calra introduced ‘AB20‘, an act to add to Section 7513.72 (Government Code) – ‘Divestment of Public Employee Retirement Funds’ from Dakota Access Pipeline (NDAPL).

The second part of this NVTV show brings in two short interviews at the Standing Rock Reservation, on the road with ‘Producer, Steve Macias’ and ends with a San Jose ‘Standing Rock Support Rally’.

This show is how Native Voice TV is in Support for the ‘Water Protectors‘ of the Dakotas.

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 25th, 2017.

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.

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 – 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 – Terry Jones (Seneca) – Screenwriter and Independent Film Maker

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews
Terry Jones (Seneca) on Native Voice TV.

Jones gives his biography as to how he became a independent film maker and screenwriter. He always wanted to be a film maker but was advise to get his business degree which he did. Jones went to New York to get away from the Stereotyping that went on in his reservation.

This interview has Jone’s short film called ‘Fry Bread’ and he mentions of his documentary film call
Casino Nation‘ (The effects of Casino to their tribe).

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 – 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 – 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 – Tony Redhouse (Navajo Nation)

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.

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 15 years in making people aware of a Native American, Leonard Peltier, who has been a political prisoner for over 40 years (13,783 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.