InDigitNess Voice: Take This Man – A Memoir By Brando Skyhorse (17 August 2014)

 

Topics

Program Feature a Book Review of “Take This Man” – A Memoir By Brando Skyhorse

 

Brando Skyhorse’s memoir of surviving his wacky mother is harrowing and humorous
By Howard Norman

http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/brando-skyhorses-memoir-of-surviving-his-wacky-mother-is-harrowing-and-humorous/2014/07/14/68c91cc6-06b3-11e4-a0dd-f2b22a257353_story.html

‘Take This Man': Uncovering A Mother’s Reinventions
by NPR Staff

Listen to the Story

http://www.npr.org/2014/06/07/319418859/take-this-man-uncovering-a-mothers-reinventions

Read an excerpt of “Take This Man”

http://www.npr.org/books/titles/319418702/take-this-man?tab=excerpt#excerpt

Get The Book,  “Take This Man”

Take This Man A Memoir By Brando Skyhorse

http://books.simonandschuster.com/Take-This-Man/Brando-Skyhorse/9781439170878

Growing Up a Native American Imposter: A Boy’s Search for Identity

Brando Skyhorse website:

http://www.brandoskyhorse.com/

 

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InDigitNess Voice: Chief Wilma Mankiller – Cherokee (10 August 2014)

 

Topics

WCCWM

Program Feature: WinterCamp Chronicles/ Oral Tradition with Chief Wilma Manmkiller from the WinterCamp Chronicles – First Edition Speech Series

CHIEF WILMA MANKILLER
1945 – 2010

Once served as the Chief of the Cherokee Nation, Chief Mankiller has been active in national and international issues of the Native American movement. However, her emphasis has been on local Native community development.

TRIBAL SOVEREIGNTY, (56:00 min.s) recorded in a public forum Mar. 21, 1989 at Boulder, Colorado. In this speech, Chief Mankiller reviews the history of the Cherokee experience, the evolution of Cherokee tribal government and her personal experience of being a woman Chief in tribal government.

Online Audio Resource Links

Excerpts of speech featured on todays program can be found at:
GENERATIONS Native American Radio Archives
go to the music page
http://www.soundclick.com/generationsnativeamericanradioarchives

for FULL source of recordings excerpted on todays program, please visit:

WinterCamp Chronicles – First Edition Speech Series
CHIEF WILMA MANKILLER
1945 – 2010

Once served as the Chief of the Cherokee Nation, Chief Mankiller has been active in national and international issues of the Native American movement. However, her emphasis has been on local Native community development.

TRIBAL SOVEREIGNTY, (56:00 min.s) recorded in a public forum Mar. 21, 1989 at Boulder, Colorado. In this speech, Chief Mankiller reviews the history of the Cherokee experience, the evolution of Cherokee tribal government and her personal experience of being a woman Chief in tribal government.
LISTEN to/or DOWNLOAD the FULL “The Future of Indian Nations” Speech!
(in MP3 format)

Online Transcript of FULL “The Future of Indian Nations” Speech

Download Transcript (MSWord) of FULL “The Future of Indian Nations” Speech

http://www.twoelkenterprise.com/Generations/WCCWilmaMankiller.html

You can see & hear CHIEF WILMA MANKILLER on YouTube at:

http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=CHIEF+WILMA+MANKILLER

 

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InDigitNess Voice: Indian Runners (3 August 2014)

Guests

Jeremie Laraque-Two Elk, Iron Warriors Denver Branch

 

Topics :

Program Features Resources on Native Fitness & Indian Runners Past & Present

online ‘Ultrarunning Magazine’ article from 2013

“In the Beginning: Native Americans”

http://www.ultrarunning.com/features/destinations/in-the-beginning-native-americans/

 

Healthy Active Natives:

Healthy Active Natives(HAN)

https://www.facebook.com/HealthyActiveNatives

Native American fitness community flourishes, inspires via social media
By Joshua Jovanelly, Community Newsperson

http://www.gilariver.org/index.php/october-2013-grin/4050-native-american-fitness-community-flourishes-inspires-via-social-media

Healthy Active Natives Awarded

Healthy Active Natives shirts!

Strong Warriors:

Strong Warriors
http://www.strongwarriors.com

Strong Warriors

https://www.facebook.com/strongwarriorsclassic

Strong Warriors Challenge

http://strongwarriors.com/strong-warriors-challenge/

Strong Warriors

http://www.youtube.com/user/WarriorStrongNetwork/videos

Warriors

Young Warriors

Alvina Begay:

Alvina Begay – Nike N7 ambassador

http://n7fund.com/ambassadors/#

Nike N7 – Ambassador Alvina Begay

Navajo Runner

Wings of America

http://www.wingsofamerica.org/

Wings of America’s Running and Fitness Camps (R&F)

http://www.wingsofamerica.org/wings-running-and-fitness-camps/

Billy Mills:

Billy mills running strong for american indian youth

http://indianyouth.org/

About Billy Mills

http://indianyouth.org/billy-mills

Incredible Moment As Underdog Billy Mills Wins 10,000m Gold – Tokyo 1964 Olympics

Running Brave

 

News Story Link:

Regional tribes run for healthier communities

http://www.cortezjournal.com/article/20140729/NEWS01/140729808/0/FRONTPAGE/Regional-tribes-run-for-healthier-communities

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InDigitNess Voice: Indian Scholars (27 July 2014)

 

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Program Feature: Interview with two (2) Indian Scholars

Guests:  Viki Rey Eagle & Amanda Williams

of “Real Life Indian”

Both are students at the University of Denver, Denver, Colo.

REAL LIFE INDIAN:

On WordPress:

http://reallifeindian.wordpress.com/

http://reallifeindian.wordpress.com/people-2/

On Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/reallifeindian

& On Twitter:

https://twitter.com/RealLifeIndian

Viki Rey Eagle
@handcannoneagle

https://twitter.com/handcannoneagle

 

REAL LIFE INDIAN Videos on YouTube:
Real Life Indian Commercial

Short Version “Frats”

amanda

 

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InDigitNess Voice: Chief Oren Lyons – Iroquois (20 July 2014)

Topics

WCCOL

Program Feature: WinterCamp Chronicles/ Oral Tradition with Chief Oren Lyons from the

WinterCamp Chronicles – First Edition Speech Series
CHIEF OREN LYONS – ONONDOGA

An Onondoga Chief of the Six Nations Iroquois and a respected leader in the Native American movement, Chief Lyons speaks and writes on a wide range of contemporary Native American issues.

THE FUTURE OF INDIAN NATIONS, (74:00 min.s) recorded in a public forum Feb. 3, 1989 at Boulder, Colorado. In this speech Chief Lyons relates the survival and future of Native people to our responsibility in the greater common cause of the survival of humankind.

Online Audio Resource Links

Excerpts of speech featured on todays program can be found at:
GENERATIONS Native American Radio Archives
go to the music page
http://www.soundclick.com/generationsnativeamericanradioarchives

for FULL source of recordings excerpted on todays program, please visit:

WinterCamp Chronicles – First Edition Speech Series

CHIEF OREN LYONS – ONONDOGA

An Onondoga Chief of the Six Nations Iroquois and a respected leader in the Native American movement, Chief Lyons speaks and writes on a wide range of contemporary Native American issues.

THE FUTURE OF INDIAN NATIONS, (74:00 min.s) recorded in a public forum Feb. 3, 1989 at Boulder, Colorado. In this speech Chief Lyons relates the survival and future of Native people to our responsibility in the greater common cause of the survival of humankind.

LISTEN to/or DOWNLOAD the FULL “The Future of Indian Nations” Speech!
(in MP3 format)

Online Transcript of FULL “The Future of Indian Nations” Speech

Download Transcript (MSWord) of FULL “The Future of Indian Nations” Speech

http://www.twoelkenterprise.com/Generations/WCCOrenLyons.html

You can see & hear Chief Oren Lyons on YouTube at:

http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=CHIEF+OREN+LYONS

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InDigitness Voice: Indians On The Fire Line (13 July 2014)

Topics

PROGRAM FEATURE: American Indian Wildland Firefighters, Past & Present.

 

Information Source Links:

FIRE WARRIORS: AMERICAN INDIAN FIREFIGHTERS IN THE SOUTHWEST

The Forest History Society at http://www.foresthistory.org/

http://www.foresthistory.org/Publications/FHT/FHTSpringFall2004/2004FireWarriors.pdf

Native American Firefighters Of The Southwest
Created: October 1, 1999
Robert M. Winston reports from the front lines as Native American fire crews face unique challenges.

Firehouse Magazine at http://www.firehouse.com/

http://www.firehouse.com/article/10544236/native-american-firefighters-of-the-southwest

http://www.firehouse.com/article/10544236/native-american-firefighters-of-the-southwest?page=2

http://www.firehouse.com/article/10544236/native-american-firefighters-of-the-southwest?page=3

Firefighting Forces in Indian country: Yesterday and Today
By: Bodie Shaw

Evergreen Magazine, a periodic journal designed to keep our members, students, elected officials, grass roots groups and the news media abreast of issues and events that are impacting forestry, forest communities and the forest products industry.

http://evergreenmagazine.com/magazine/article/Firefighting_Forces_in_Indian_country_Yesterday_and_Today.html:/

Elite Native American Firefighters Join Crews At Yosemite
August 27, 2013 4:45 PM ET

http://www.npr.org/2013/08/27/216078256/elite-native-american-firefighters-join-crews-at-yosemite

 

Youtube Video Links

Chief Mountain Hot Shots (excerpt)

Fire Warriors. Chief Mountain Hot Shots. Directed by Darren Kipp

Apache 8 Trailer

Apache 8

‘Apache 8′ Follows All-Women Firefighters On and Off the Reservation

FIREFIGHTER FITNESS:

Hotshot Fitness

http://www.hotshotfitness.com/

Indian Country Fitness Challenge

http://www.bia.gov/nifc/training/fitness/index.htm

 

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InDigitness Voice: Freedom Isn’t Free (6 July 2014)

Guests

Lorenzo Tsosie, Palmer Lake Historical Society on Colorado Springs Pow-wow (see below)

News Links

Iroquois Nationals Lacrosse Team Media Day for World Lacrosse Championships
Field Blessing and Practice Session Monday, July 7 at 4 p.m. at

Denver East High School Lacrosse Field
1600 City Park Esplanade, Denver, CO 80206

To schedule an interview with members of the 2014 Iroquois Nationals, please
contact Alec Saslow at Alec@FitzGibbonmedia.com or 720.319.4948.

For information on the Iroquois Nationals, visit http://iroquoisnationals.org/.

For information on the 2014 World Lacrosse Championships, visit: http://www.worldlacrosse2014.com/landing/index.

Topics

PROGRAM FEATURE: Freedom Isn’t Free:
Native American Veterans Past & Present

Native Veterans Honor Guard: For Native Veterans & thier families
American Indian Veterans of Colorado – Denver, CO
Yancy Ramaje 720-771-2971

RECOGNITION & HONOR:

Specialist Lori Ann Piestewa
December 14, 1979 – March 23, 2003)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lori_Piestewa

Youtube videos Honoring Specialist Piestewa:

What are We Fighting For?
A musical tribute to Lori Piestewa by Joanne Shenandoah

She’s My Hero – Ode to Lori Piestewa (Kocha-Hon-Mana REMIX)

 

The 13th Anniversary of The Lori Piestewa National Native American Games
July 9-13, 2013

featuring 7 team & individual sports

Locations:

Fort McDowell Indian Community, Salt River Indian Community & Greater Fountain
Hills Arizona Area

For registration related questions please call 480-517-9700

For More Information

http://www.gcsg.org/events/nativegames/

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Upcoming Pow-wos:

Annual Colorado Springs Native American Inter-tribal Festival
and Traditional Pow-wow
Saturday, july 19 2014 – 10AM to 6PM

Freedom Financial Services Expo Center
3560 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs 80907

General Admission is $2.00
Dancers & Children 12 and under are free

For more information please visit: http://www.onenationwt.org
or call: 719-559-0525

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Association of American Indian Physicians Powwow
43rd Annual Meeting and National Health Conference

Date/Time: Saturday, July 26 2014 – 6:00 pm to 11:30 pm

Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center
7800 East Tufts Ave., Denver, Co. 80237

Open to the public.

Vendors: contact Events Coordinator Jamie McDaniel (405) 640-9949

more information Contact: Heather Levi, Phone: 405-256-2196

or log on to the Website: http://www.aaip.org

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