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"tonia gonzales" Discussed on Native America Calling

Native America Calling

08:10 min | 9 months ago

"tonia gonzales" Discussed on Native America Calling

"News antonio gonzalez. It's the national day for truth and reconciliation in canada. Also orange shirt day. Is dan carpenter. Chuck reports the day is meant to honor the lost children and survivors of indian residential schools. It's the first federal holiday to commemorate the horrors of the residential schools. And it's one of the ninety four calls to action to come from the truth and reconciliation commission in the lead up to today. Many survivors were able to tell the stories of what they and their families faced in ottawa. Yesterday some of them spoke to a crowd of hundreds of people. One of those who spoke was prime minister justin trudeau. Every people are good at telling stories of how great we are. were roic. In this moment there were brave leaders and other moments. It's harder to reflect on the truth of the mistakes of the evil that we did in the past. But that's what this day. This day of truth and reconciliation must be the residential school system operated across canada from eighteen thirty one to nineteen ninety-six. The aim of the church run schools was to help assimilate native children into white culture. One hundred and fifty thousand first nations inuit and may teach. Children were forced to attend the schools. Thousands were abused as many as fifteen thousand are believed to have died. The system also stripped indigenous people of their culture and languages recently the remains of more than one thousand children were found in the sites of former residential schools in british columbia and saskatchewan today. All federal offices are closed for the holiday banks in some other. Businesses are also closed commemorate the day several provinces however including alberta and saskatchewan have chosen not to observe the day for national native news. I'm dan carpenter or insured. Day is also being recognized across the us for native americans and first nations with walks prayer vigils and educational events from an orange shirt day. Rally juneau alaska a memorial. Walk and bismarck. North dakota to an honoring in kansas city for children who did not come home and for survivors of indian boarding schools. A man who pleaded guilty to killing ten-year-old costs you. Alaska girl has been sentenced to ninety. Nine years in prison can be as trip. Krause spoke with her father about the sentencing. Took twenty-first yuki avak superior court judge nelson traverse sentenced. Peter vance wilson to serve ninety nine years in custody in the disappearance and death of ashley. Johnson bar the ten year old girl went missing in september. Two thousand eighteen. Her father scotty barr says he was grateful for the national support is the case made its way through the court. I think everybody. I think everybody for what they've done what they continue doing for our daughter. I mean it's hard to put words or the pupil that in junior is past three years in june. Wilson pleaded guilty to charges that he sexually assaulted and murdered ashley johnson bar. Wilson's plea was part of an agreement with the prosecutors. Dropped the other charges. But according to the state wilson admitted to all the actions alleged charging documents by accepting the change of plea deal wilson gave up his right to a jury trial during the sentencing judge traverse. Oh i allowed statements from the prosecution and the defense attorney after the attorney spoke barr says. A judge gave wilson the opportunity to speak kept on apologizing to whole founding families you know. He asked for our forgiveness for what he did to our daughter in total traverses sentence wilson to one hundred ninety eight years for the first degree murder in the first degree sexual abuse of a minor with ninety. Nine years suspended in anchorage krause and demand tonia gonzales. National native news is produced by chronic broadcast corporation with funding by the corporation for public broadcasting. The indian arts and crafts board promotes indian artists of federally recognized tribes through its online source director. Information on this no charge opportunity available at do dot gov slash iacb who support this program support by the center for indigenous cancer research at roswell park comprehensive cancer center dedicated to cancer research medicine and cancer care for indigenous population. The no charge online risk assessment tool is available at roswell park dot org slash. Assess me native voice. One the native american radio network. This is native. America calling an. I'm melissa london if you're a successful native artists chances are you are very busy. And there's a delicate balancing act between maintaining the drive to produce work finding new. Inspirations and keeping track of the everyday details of living your life running your art business so how do successful artists keep their creative tank full. We have some talented artists on our show today. Talk about just that both are active with a number of multimedia projects and they are musicians as well and they have a lot to keep track of while they nurture their own passions for their art. We want to hear from you to do. You wonder how artists find inspiration in between living their life in the day to day call indoor show. It's one eight hundred nine nine. Six two eight four eight. That's also one eight hundred nine nine native now. We wanna take a moment to recognize residential school awareness. Day which is today. It's a day that organizers encourage people to wear orange shirts in solidarity with indigenous people and to honor the children who were buried many unrecognized on the former grounds of residential schools in canada. The thank you for taking a moment to think about that and recognize orange shirt day note. We want to start our show off with ringing our guests. We have preston single terry. He is known for many things including his gorgeous glass art. He's also a musician and band kumyk and he is clink. it we also have nicholas lannan. Who is a multidisciplinary artist. Working in a variety of media. Also a musician In his band yet seen and he is clinking in anger Welcome to native america calling preston a neck. Thank you thank you. Thank you both very busy. You have many projects going on at once pressing. Can you start us off with telling us how you balance at all well it's Somehow a juggling act. Yeah i mean i'm Working on multiple gallery shows throughout the year. That's how i make a living for the most part But i've also been navigating into public art making larger fabricated constructions of steel and glass As well as trying to you know maintain the band. I have ten piece kind of jazz rock group. And so that's a lot to A lot to contend with. Sounds like it and nick. How about you. How do you balance all of your projects. It seems like there's always a new one on the horizon. I mean just keeping it moving as always necessary. It's it can be a lot at times. I'm carving twenty. You're carving a big canoe that's actually going to be used by the gold belt Heritage center and it's been really cool seeing.

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Line 3 pipeline lawsuit fails, campaigners want Kansas City name change, and Dakota Access pipeline protests continue

Native America Calling

03:52 min | 1 year ago

Line 3 pipeline lawsuit fails, campaigners want Kansas City name change, and Dakota Access pipeline protests continue

"This is national native news. Tonia gonzales tribes and environmental organizations lost a legal battle to stop construction of the line. Three pipeline in northern minnesota. But their attorney says there are still some good options in the fight against the pipeline as melinda to whose reports monet naismith is a staff attorney with earthjustice. She is representing the red lake band of chippewas. The white earth band of ojibway the indigenous rights group honor the earth and the sierra club. In fighting the three hundred forty mile pipeline tributary third. The minnesota court of appeals rejected the request for a preliminary injunction to stop work on it and bridge. The canadian company building line three claims it is exempt from needing a new presidential permit to cross the us. Canadian border because the pipeline is considered a replacement project and it secured that permit decades ago. However naismith says it's an entirely new pipeline along an entirely new route so it really is a new project. In any case she said the us president can resend the permit at will like president biden. Just did for the keystone excel tar sands pipeline. A second option is to get the army corps of engineers to resend several permits. She argues the core granted illegally last november under the clean water act which allowed construction to start but the law is very clear that before issuing a permit under the clean water act and an evaluation under the national environmental policy act or niba that the army corps needed to look at the risk of spills from the pipeline and needed to look at how that risk of spills would affect local tribes and tribal resources and they did neither here in the line. Three earthjustice filed a lawsuit in federal district court in washington. Dc last december seeking to get the permits overturned naismith also filed for a preliminary injunction which would allow her clients to have their day in court. Melinda to who's national native news members of indigenous groups demonstrated outside the tampa bay. Buccaneers that stadium in florida sunday as football fans headed in for the super bowl. They held change the name signs calling on the visiting kansas city team to end. Its use of native names and is a leash. Norris with the group. Florida indigenous rights and equality says much of the day was spent educating the public about indigenous people. Rethought we have to at least go stand and educate and make a statement that it's not okay to objectify and dehumanize indigenous people of our land inc. we're building awareness for sure and It's i think it's just interaction at a time so we've had a couple of positive interactions and then some that are not so positive but i think at any any type of interaction is a step in the right direction to create a shift and as soon as you turn the light on and bring awareness to something People have to think about it even if they don't want to and they're mad about it they still have to think about it so i think for that. We are building awareness in harboring is an education to this area on this issue members from the group not in our honor based in the kansas city area traveled to tampa to join the demonstration. Planes were also rented which flu around tampa over the weekend. With change the name banners the standing rock youth council is hosting a run to call on president biden to shut down the dakota access pipeline young people from the standing rock and cheyenne river sioux nations. Plan to run to the site of the no dapple resistance counts for years ago in north dakota. The run to the cannonball river is scheduled to begin on tuesday. I'm antonio

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Washington State sues government, push for COVID vaccine uptake, and indigenous rights activist dies

Native America Calling

03:57 min | 1 year ago

Washington State sues government, push for COVID vaccine uptake, and indigenous rights activist dies

"The national native news on tonia gonzales washington state attorney general bob ferguson announced. The state is suing the federal government to stop. Its plans to sell the national archives building in seattle the government which ship off digitize records to archive centers out of state as steve jackson reports. Tribal nations are among those that. Want the information to stay in the pacific northwest. Bob ferguson says. The plan violates current law. Because there's an exemption for buildings the archive being put up for sale if it's used for specific types of research in addition he says the federal government didn't consult with those who would be impacted by the closure that includes twenty nine native american tribes have signed onto the suit. Fawn sharp is the president of the chronology indian nation. She says native americans in the northwest are seeing a resurgence of language and culture and the archive is a vital source for information leading to a point of just having a basic understanding of this rich and baskets and if if this information were to ever leave the pacific northwest there would be a loss gnarly his tribal nation. It'd be lost entire at pacific northwest and put a price on a value of what those are. House at tribal nations ferguson says the suit seeks an injunction to stop the sale of the building. He hopes the case will receive an expedited hearing in federal court for national native news. I'm steve jackson reporting from spokane leaders and tribal communities are getting creative to encourage uptake of the cove. Nineteen vaccine the mountain west news bureaus savannah mar reports. The northern arapaho tribe has been hit hard by the pandemic and many tribal members are eager to be vaccinated. That's according to lisa. You're walking with the tribes medical clinic. However there are some that do have questions she says. Clinic staff have been fielding those questions via social media. And they've been getting help from arapahoe. Ceremonial elders like george moss. Who agreed to get the first shot in to have it. Broadcast live on facebook people. To have mr moss him so i can take the vaccine is speaks volumes tribes like the navajo nation had council members get vaccinated on camera. The black feet nation in montana is using the black veep language to counter misinformation and educate members about the safety and efficacy of the vaccine for the mountain west news bureau. I'm savannah mar georgina. Lewis from alabama pueblo in new mexico intends to run for congress. The five term state democratic lawmaker and attorney is joining the race for the anticipated of the first congressional district currently held by deb holland holland. Who's a member of laguna pueblo has been picked by the biden harris team for secretary of the interior. If holland's confirmed the state would call for a special election wants the. Us house vacancy occurs with candidates nominated by major political parties in new mexico on her campaign website. Lewis says she's been a tireless champion for the earth people and future generations and would continue. The fight holland began holland. Strong advocate for native american issues environmental issues and missing and murdered indigenous women and girls rancher and indigenous rights advocate carry. Dan has died in nevada. At the age of eighty eight democracy now reports kerry and her late sister. Mary long fought the federal government over land rights and environmental issues. The western shoshoni sisters were committed to protecting their way of life and the rights of their people fighting for land back and land restoration from poisoning. Their legal and political battles began in the nineteen seventies and they spent their lives advocating for indigenous rights. I antonio

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Demonstrators at Mauna Kea say they’re leaving. Tribes included in national massive stimulus bill. First Nation leader urges for people to stay home.

Native America Calling

03:56 min | 2 years ago

Demonstrators at Mauna Kea say they’re leaving. Tribes included in national massive stimulus bill. First Nation leader urges for people to stay home.

"This is National Native News Amazon. Tonia Gonzales and Hawaii demonstrators at the base amount K. of blocking an access road to prevent construction of the thirty meter telescope are leaving camp leaders announced this week in a video message. Leader said there's no imminent threat posed by T. M. T. but pointed to threats of covert nineteen in response to the corona virus. They made the decision to pack up and come off the Mouna but pledged to return if there are attempts at construction demonstrators have been there since July and opposition of the telescope to protect the site many native Hawaiians hold sacred a spokesperson for. Tnt told the Honolulu Star advertiser. There's no immediate plans for construction. Us lawmakers hope a massive stimulus bill will soften the economic blow due to Cova Nineteen Wyoming Public Radio Savannah Mar reports on. What'S IN STORE FOR TRIBES TOUGH ECONOMIC. Times are likely ahead for many tribes including those who rely on gaming and hospitality dollars oil and gas revenue. The stimulus bill passed by the US Senate on Wednesday sets aside eight billion dollars in a Stabilization Fund for Tribes Senator. Tom Udall is vice. Chair of the Senate Committee on Indian affairs he says he was pushing for twenty billion in direct funding tribes. The first time we were able to fight and get a tribal stabilization fund of Eight Billion Dollars. We were asking for a lot more. We think the need is a lot bigger. Did they'll also include over a billion dollars to the Indian Health Service and provision for. Bi Police departments tribal colleges in federal Indian housing programs. Those housing dollars will be especially crucial for communities dealing with housing shortages. You'd also living in an overcrowded home is especially dangerous during this pandemic and the money could be used for emergency housing big infusion into housing and so one of the things. I think that's going to allow to happen. Is Communities to be able to rally around new out the the. Us House of Representatives is expected to vote on the bill on Friday for National Native News. I'm Savannah Mar. Health officials are urging people to wash hands to prevent the spread of cove nineteen but many households on Navajo land. Lack Indoor plumbing from the Frontier Desk Laurel Morales reports. Shanna Yazdi who lives in Cameron drives fifty miles for her drinking water groceries and other necessities my mother was asking like. When are we taking the trash out? We have four bags of trash and we have to drive into the city to do that doing laundry. I'm scared to go through laundry right now. We have a small laundry. Met here at a community kind of risky for us right now. So our laundry. It's just kind of getting piled up with each one. N One in two thousand nine American Indians and Alaskan natives had mortality rates that were four times the rates of all other racial and ethnic groups combined. That's according to a study by the National Institutes of Health. Their couvert nineteen may have a significant impact for national needed news and Lorrimore. Ellis inflect staff. Assembly of first nations national chief. Perry Bell Guard is urging first nations people across Canada to stay home in response to covert nineteen an address Thursday. He urged people to self isolate. Avoid large gatherings and asks for everyone's help to protect elders. He says Af en is also pressing Canada to ensure first nations are included in Cova nineteen planning first nations leaders have raised concerns about remoteness overcrowded housing and lack of access to clean drinking water. Government has pledged more than three hundred million dollars for indigenous communities but some first nations leaders have expressed that funding will not do enough to help their communities respond to Cova nineteen. I'm Antonio Gonzalez.

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