Category Archives: Native Voice TV Show

NVTV – Lorenzo (Mescalero Apache) Part 1


Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundance Martinez interviews Lorenzo (Mescalero Apache) a Visual, Literary and Performing artist on Native Voice TV.

Lorenzo explains why he is a visual, literary and performing artist. He jokingly states that he is a ‘Professional Liar’ and he only will get paid to be one.

Lorenzo talks about the European stereotyping of Native americans in books, movies and all media. Lorenzo obtained his B.S. and M.A. degrees and was the first Native american to graduate from UCLA in Native American studies.

His accomplishments are brought up and his vision of reducing the European ‘Stereotyping’ of Indigenous people and his work in producing a nine episode series called, ‘Native America‘. This is a must see.

Tuesday, July 1st

on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00 P.M.

NVTV – Barbara Attard (Independent Police Auditor) San Jose, CA

Barbara Attard

Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews  Barbara Attard (Independence Police Auditor) San Jose, CA on Native Voice TV.

Attard describes IPA’s as a permanent independent office of San Jose city government and its mission. Attard breaks down the IPA’s mission into four functions; 1) provide objective oversight of police misconduct investigations; 2) conduct outreach to the San Jose community; 3) propose city policy recommendations; and 4) strengthen the Police department with the community it serves.
This show is very interesting for it makes you aware of your rights as a citizen and who to file your police complaints.

The IPA has authority to audit each filed complaint versus choosing which filed complaint to the Police department’s ‘Internal Affairs’.
Below is a link to the 2013 IPA Year End Report, issued April 2014.

Tuesday, June 10th on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00 P.M.

NVTV – Craig Pasqua (Cherokee, Modoc, Paiute & Pit River)

Craig Pasqua

Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews Craig Pasqua (Cherokee, Pit River, Modoc and Paiuteon Native Voice TV.

Pasqua was born in Tulsa and raised in Bartlesville, Oklahoma and his father is from California, Susanville Indian Rancheria. Pasqua majored in Social Science from Stanford University.

Pasqua is the chair of Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley, Board of Directors and Tennis Professional. Pasqua speaks about the non-profit corporation, Indian Health Center. This non-profit corporation provides health care and wellness services for relocated Native americans.

Pasqua mentions that their were only three Native american tennis professionals in United States. While Pasqua was a president of North American Indian Tennis Association. (500-700 members of the Native American Tennis players) Annually their is a National Tournament Championship and the Association have been trying to get into the United States Open (not successful to date).

The show provides much new information about the Indian Health Center.

Tuesday, May 20th on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00 P.M.

NVTV – Raine Crowe (Menominee)

Raine Crowe

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Raine Crowe (Menominee) on Native Voice TV. Crowe was born in Chicago but now lives in northern Wisconsin on the Menominee Reservation. He speaks about his hardships of transition between the urban Chicago and reservation life.

Crowe speaks about the time of the 1950’s of Relocation and how large the Menominne population was in Chicago up to the 1990’s. Now he says many Menominne’s have moved back to the reservation. Menominee has the largest Pow Wow in the eastern region.

Tuesday, May 13th on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00P.M.

NVTV – Chief Sunne Renya (Yaqui)

Chief Sonne Reyna

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Chief Sunne Reyna on Native Voice TV. Reyna begins speaking of world wide prophecies in which there is a resemblance of ending and beginning. He speaks of the beginning of ‘Human World Evolution‘ due to many world prophecies which have been told.
The human value of ‘Greed’ and ‘Selfishness’ will end and the Human World Evolution of ‘Respect’ and ‘Sharing’ will be mostly valued.

Tuesday, May 6th on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00P.M.

NVTV – Revision Production Company

Eddie Madril

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Revision Production CompanyEddie Madril (Yaqui), Sara Moncada (Yaqui) and Doug Heinz on Native Voice TV.
These actors performed a short play (Skit) called “A day in the Life“. After this short play, each of the actors talked about their production company, where they have mostly performed (Bay Area Universities), and who the intended audiences were (Non-Native).
Madril emphasizes that we are all “HUMAN BEINGS” and the plays are written about Native people in a non-aggressive, non-abrasive, non-militant way.

Tuesday, April 22nd on

KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00P.M.

NVTV – Anecita Agustinez (Navajo/Dine) – “Navajo Rugs”

Anecita Agustine

Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Anecita Agustinez (Navajo/Dine) of the ‘Bitter Water Clan‘ on Native Voice TV.
Agustinez is from the western region of the Navajo reservation. She is on the show to speak about the Navajo rugs. She brought a variety of rugs and a rendition of a traditional Navajo loom.
Agustinez explains in detail how the ‘LOOM’ was brought down to the people as a gift from the ‘Spider Woman‘ who was given that ‘Gift’ by the creation story

Her’ – “Father Sky“.
This show is so educational about the Navajo rug’s design, its color, age and from what regions they were made. This interview is very informative about Traditional Navajo Ceremony Rug Weavers.

Tuesday, April 15th on 

KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00P.M.

NVTV – Lorenzo – 83rd Annual – “Sante Fe Indian Market”


Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez show one of Lorenzo’s Native American Series of ‘Sante Fe Indian Market’ on Native Voice TVLorenzo’s show is the 83rd annual in which over 1,000 Native American artists provide their artwork from over 83 tribes across America. The artwork from each artist is from their way of life that has been passed on from 1,000 of generations. Gil Vigil opens the 83rd Annual ‘Sante Fe Indian Market‘ with prayer representing the South Western Association of Indian Art.

This show will air on Tuesday, April 1st on

KMVT Comcast

Channel 15 @ 8:00P.M.