Bay Native Circle

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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Bay Native Circle – October 27, 2004

We spotlight  the Bay  Area American Indian Two Spirits organization with the first part of an interview with the two co-chairs. With the elections coming up on November 2, we’ll look at the casino initiative, Proposition 70, with Joe Myers, director of the National Indian Justice Center in Santa Rosa. All this and the Bay … Continued


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Bay Native Circle – October 13, 2004

McVicar, Antoine and Harden in a one hour special interview the Dine musical group Blackfire, siblings Klee, Clayson and Janita Benally, about their work with getting out the Dine and native vote. Blackfire sings Mean Things Happening in this World. Bay Area Indian Calendar is featured with music from Moontie Sinqua. Also interviewed are Guarance … Continued


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Bay Native Circle – September 29, 2004

Janeen Antoine and Gregg McVicar were there for the grand opening of the NMAI, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall in Washington D.C. This historic event was followed by the First Americans Festival — six days of music, dance, food, storytelling and artistry. They have stories and tape to … Continued


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