Cihuapilli Rose Amador LeBeauinterviews Roberto Romo Lopez (Omicuauhtli, Mexica) teacher of School of Arts and Culture at Mexican Heritage Plaza
on Native Voice TV.
Romo has Bachelor Degree from the University of San Francisco Academy of Arts. He is a teacher, dancer,
artist and interpreter.
Romo currently teaches two classes and mentions what each of his classes are and how it helps children (ages 5-15 years old) learn their tradition and culture, self realization and how to connect with the all age groups, especially the ‘Elders‘.
NVTV gives Romo an opportunity to show his current artwork and explains them in detail (four of art pieces). This in itself is very fascinating and educational.
Please take the time to watch this show and visit Romo’s website at http://www.RobertoRomo.net
for more information.
Tuesday, July 22nd on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00 P.M.
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.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews Barbara Attard (Independence Police Auditor) San Jose, CA on Native Voice TV.
Attarddescribes IPA’s as a permanent independent office of San Jose city government and its mission. Attard breaks down the IPA’smission 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.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador interviews Craig Pasqua (Cherokee, Pit River, Modoc and Paiute) on 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 IndianHealth Center.
Tuesday, May 20th on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00 P.M.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Raine Crowe(Menominee) on Native Voice TV. Crowewas 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.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Chief Sunne Reynaon 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.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Revision Production Company – Eddie 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.
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.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez interviews Alexis Augustine (Navajo/Cochiti/Santo Domingo Pueblo) on Native Voice TV. Augustine talks about how she started her new business called ‘Enspired Vision‘. Her new business sells Native fashion lines, hats, blazers and accessories. She speaks about how she conceived the idea of doing this business and how Art changes perspectives, ‘art is a medium’ for connecting people and cultures. Augustine speaks about ‘Women Activism‘ and she speaks about Creative Art for women. This show will air on
Tuesday, April 8th on KMVT Comcast Channel 15 @ 8:00P.M.
Cihuapilli Rose Amador and Sundust Martinez show one of Lorenzo’s Native American Series of ‘Sante Fe Indian Market’ on Native Voice TV. Lorenzo’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.