Jul 22, 2018
Native Opinion Episode 134
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Indigenous people within the United States have endured many obsticles against them. Sustemic poverty, encroached human & Soverign rights, and horrible Genocide to name just a few.
With such enormous challenges against our people, why then would some within our communities seek to bring more pain to ourselves? In this episode of Native Opinion, we discuss the subject of self-destruction from within… Tribal Disenrollment.
Guests: Michelle Hammock & Emilio Reyes
Michelle Hammock is one of 74 members who, without due process, were disenrolled from Hopland Band of Pomo Indians on January 15, 2016. Since that day, Michelle has been fighting the injustice of irresponsible tribal sovereignty.
Michelle is currently a co-creator of Stop Tribal Genocide, a movement showcasing disenrollment tactics of coward tribal councils, violations of the Indian Civil Rights Act, co-writer of upcoming native rights bills, and highlighting numerous Native Rights issues.
Emilio Reyes descends from the Newe Tongva Nation, the founder of Stop Tribal Genocide, a movement dedicated to promoting Native American rights. Genealogist and Researcher specializing in Native American family lines. Advocator on the negative effect of tribal disenrollment and blood quantum.
ARTICLES DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:
Disenrollment IS a Federal Action By Gabriel S.
___________________________________________________________________________ MUSIC PRESENTED IN THIS EPISODE:
Artist: Robbie Robertson
Track: Making A Noise
Album: Classic Masters
**Jaime Royal “Robbie” Robertson, OC (born July 5, 1943), is a Canadian musician, songwriter, film composer, producer, actor, and author. His career spans six decades. Robertson is best known for his work as lead guitarist and primary songwriter for The Band, and for his career as a solo recording artist. His work with the Band was instrumental in creating the Americana music genre. Robertson has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Canadian Music Hall of Fame as a member of the Band, and has been inducted to Canada’s Walk of Fame, both with the Band and on his own. He is ranked 59th in Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the 100 greatest guitarists. As a songwriter, Robertson is credited for writing “The Weight”, “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”, “Up on Cripple Creek”, “Broken Arrow”, “Somewhere Down the Crazy River”, and many others. He has been inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame and received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Songwriters. As a film soundtrack producer and composer, Robertson is known for his collaborations with director Martin Scorsese, which began with the rockumentary film The Last Waltz (1978) and continued through a number of dramatic films, including Raging Bull (1980) and Casino (1995). He has worked on many other soundtracks for film and television. **
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