October 2014 First Person Radio Archives

Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 as we talk with Kawika Kolomona Kamake'e'aina, president: Pelekikena of the Native Hawaiian Genealogical Society - ‘Ahahui Hawai‘i O Minnesota. We will talk about Hawaiian genealogy and the continuation of  language and lineage in the continental United States.

 

 

 

Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 as we talk with Tom LaBlanc and David Glass about the Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration, the first following the willingness of the City of Minneapolis. to abandon Columbus Day, a previous celebration that was filled with misinformation and promoted European hubris. The City of Red Wing has renamed Columbus Day as Chief Red Wing Day, acknowledging the city's connection to the Mdewakanton Dakota.

 

Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 as we talk with Doug Limon and Marianne Walker, First Persons Fund Program Director. The Community Spirit Awards will take place in Minneapolis on October 18 in an event at the Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts.