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 – 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.

NVTV – Shana Wa Littlebow (Tigua) – POET

Shana Wa Littlebow

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Shana Wa Littlebow (Tigua) on Native Voice TV show. Littlebow gives his story of what inspired him to become a poet. Littlebow talks about his involvement in 1986 for the Global Disarmament and listening to John Trudell (Native American – poet, actor, activist) as his ‘Mentor’.
Littlebow started to collect his phrases and naturally started making his poems.
On Native Voice TV he recites over four or more poems and gives the story of what inspired him do write each one.
One poem is called, “Wolf Cousin” and he was inspired to write this poem due to his experience of seeing wolves behind cages. This poem written over 21 years ago still is relevant in todays times. This is a must see and listen show.

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 – 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.