Bay Native Circle

Bay Native Circle – January 12, 2005

With the winter rains we look at ways that our ancestors used this time (based on our ‘star knowledge’) to take care of home and our personal self reflection, and prepare for the upcoming months. Lakota Harden speaks with Adam Villagomez of the Sonoma County Indian Health Project about healing substance abuse with traditional methods. … Continued


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Bay Native Circle – December 29, 2004

December 29 marks the historical 1890 Journey of Big Foot, Lakota Leader, and the Massacre at Wounded Knee. Hosts Janeen Antoine and Lakota Harden take a look at that historical account, the 1973 Resistance Takeover, and the Present Big Foot Memorial Ride. Poetry by Muriel Antoine, music by Robert Cultee and Robbie Robertson and the … Continued


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Bay Native Circle – December 22, 2004

Host Lakota Harden features Native Women’s Voices for the New Year. Poems from UCB student, Estuee Bear Child, Blackfeet from Montana, from Sandra Ciseneros, read by 14 yr. old Xochil Garcia, as well as a poem by Lakota. Tlingit Elder, Eileen Bastian reflects on her childhood and life in the Bay Area. Music features young … Continued


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Bay Native Circle – December 15, 2004

Who are the Lyttons? Host Janeen Antoine interviews investigative reporter Thomas Peele of the Contra Costa Times, author of "Who are the Lyttons: The Making of an East Bay Casino." His special report appeared 12/12/04 in the newspaper, after four months of scouring public records to better understand the people who make up this much-maligned … Continued


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Bay Native Circle – December 8, 2004

Host Lakota Harden introduces us to an interview with producer Gregg McVicar and singer, filmmaker Phillip Blanchett about his film on the Alaska Native Games. Harden also interviews Diane Williams on Native women and the quest for peace. Music by Patsy Hawk Wing and deskarte namin and the Bay Area Indian Calendar is also featured.


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Bay Native Circle – December 1, 2004

Producer Gregg McVicarr interviews musician and songwriter Bill Miller about his life and his music. Then host Janeen Antoine interviews Manny Liaras of the American Indian Child Resource Center who shares information about their upcoming anniversary pow-wow. Music includes Miller’s Ghost Dance and "Native Funk" by Burning Sky. All this and the Bay Area Indian … Continued


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