Corine Fairbanks is Oglala Lakota and Director of Development for the American Indian Movement Santa Barbara Chapter. Fairbanks has been involved in social, cultural, and political organizing for most of her life, having first been involved with the American Indian Movement in 1986
We talk with Dr. Karina L. Walters and discuss her work on the physical and mental health of native people. This highly recognized researcher has focused on historical trauma affecting LGBT and Two-Spirited men and women.
Native American composer Brent Michael Davids visits us in the studio and we discuss his musical genius and 35 year career. Davids will bring recordings of his music to this special program that is sure to delight all of our listeners.
Tiokasin Ghosthorse is from the Cheyenne River Lakota (Sioux) Nation of South Dakota. He is the host of First Voices Indigenous Radio on WBAI NY – Pacifica Radio. Tiokasin has been described as “a spiritual agitator, natural rights organizer, Indigenous thinking process educator and a community activator.” One reviewer called him “a cultural resonator in the key of life.”