Native Roots Radio Network - AM950 The Progressive Voice of Minnesota

News & Politics Podcasts

Our weekly Native American talk radio show will discuss national and local Native American news and events. Local and national guest will help us keep current with Mother Earth, Tribal and Twin Cities issues. Native American Issues are human Issues. We invite all people to walk hand in hand with our struggles, victories and achievements. We need to all become AWAKE. I’m Awake is on AM950 on Saturdays @ 1:00pm on AM950 and replayed the following Saturday at 6:00am.

Location:

Eden Prairie, MN

Description:

Our weekly Native American talk radio show will discuss national and local Native American news and events. Local and national guest will help us keep current with Mother Earth, Tribal and Twin Cities issues. Native American Issues are human Issues. We invite all people to walk hand in hand with our struggles, victories and achievements. We need to all become AWAKE. I’m Awake is on AM950 on Saturdays @ 1:00pm on AM950 and replayed the following Saturday at 6:00am.

Language:

English


Episodes

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – February 3, 2023

2/3/2023
Robert Pilot hosts today’s show. Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe brings us our news today. Then Robert Pilot has info on the Mooningwanakaaning Minis Inter-Tribal Snow Snake Festival set for Feb. 11th, 2023, in La Pointe, Madeline Island, WI, with Paul DeMain, an organizer for the event. Mary Kunesh laos drops in with a quick legislative update…

Duration:00:52:49

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – February 2, 2023

2/2/2023
Robert Pilot welcomes Brenna Depies, MPH, of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, who is the Keep The Fire Alive Program Coordinator and the Healing Circle & Internship Program Coordinator. Brenna talks about the recently completed internship program & ways the IPTF works to improve the community in MN.

Duration:00:52:49

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – February 1, 2023

2/1/2023
Robert Pilot hosts today’s show. Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe brings us our news today. Then we welcome back Rachel Thunder with AIM for updates on the Free Leonard Peltier Movement. Later Rita Walaszek Arndt joins with program and fellowship opportunities at the Minnesota Historical Society’s Native American Initiatives Program.

Duration:00:52:48

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 31, 2023

1/31/2023
Robert Pilot hosts today’s show. Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe brings us our news today.Then we’re joined by Playwright and tribal leader Claude Jackson Jr. from the Gila River Indian Community. He talks about the world premier of his new play “Cashed Out” at the San Francisco Playhouse theatre! PLUS – Nancy Beaulieu, Northern Organizer at MN…

Duration:00:52:50

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 30, 2023

1/30/2023
Robert Pilot has a special announcement from Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan of the White Earth Nation. PLUS Dr. Antony Stately, Executive Director at NACC (Native American Community Clinic) with health updates and more!

Duration:00:52:51

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 27, 2023

1/27/2023
Robert Pilot welcomes back Waadookawaad Amikwag/Those Who Help Beaver with updates from their monitoring of the ecological destruction in Northern MN. Jami Gaither, ally water protector & Victoria McMillan (Fond Du Lac Band of Ojibwe) share updates and news from the Waadookawaad Amikwag team.

Duration:00:52:50

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 26, 2023

1/26/2023
Robert Pilot hosts today’s show. Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe brings us our news today. Then Robert welcomes comedian Jonny R (Red Lake Nation) from the NDN Way Comedy Troupe set to perform at the legendary Parkway Theater in Minneapolis, MN this weekend! Then we welcome Robert Lilligren, CEO at the Native American Community Development Institute as…

Duration:00:52:58

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 25, 2023

1/25/2023
Robert Pilot, Wendy Pilot and Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe host today’s show. Ogimaa brings us our news today. Then Robert welcomes Pow Wow Grounds Coffee Owner Robert (Bob) Rice, (White Earth Nation) with updates from the grounds and community. Plus Wendy has a bonus two segment sacred animals update for the show!

Duration:00:52:54

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 24, 2023

1/24/2023
Join host Robert Pilot for Treaty Rights Tuesday with Nancy Beaulieu, Northern Organizer for MN 350 & Treaty Rights Activist, working to protect the earth and water.

Duration:00:52:50

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 23, 2023

1/23/2023
Robert Pilot welcomes Dr. Antony Stately, Executive Director at Native American Community Clinic with Health Updates and more including Bob Blake from Red Lake making a special Monday appearance!

Duration:00:52:50

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 20, 2023

1/20/2023
Join Native Roots Radio host Robert Pilot for an Exclusive Special on Breaking News in the Free Leonard Peltier Movement. AIM Member & Leonard Peltier Walk for Freedom Leader Rachel Thunder (Nehiyo-Plains Cree)is joined by author & activist Nick Estes (Kul Wicasa/Lower Brule Sioux), who recently uncovered information from the FBI in an interview, and…

Duration:00:52:49

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 19, 2023

1/19/2023
Robert Pilot hosts today’s show. Gina Peltier (Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa) from Honor the Earth brings us news and updates. Then it’s Robert Lillegren from NACDI & an update with MN Rep. Heather Keeler.

Duration:00:52:50

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 18, 2023

1/18/2023
Robert Pilot and Wendy Pilot host today’s show. Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe brings us our news update. Then Robert welcomes Shannon Hilary, President of the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Nation. Later it’s Bob Blake as the the Solar Bear brings us the solar news. Plus Wendy will have our sacred animals segment.

Duration:00:52:19

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 17, 2023

1/17/2023
Join Robert Pilot and tune in for updates with Nancy Beaulieu from the Deep North MN on politics and the environment. He also sits down with AM950 producer Patrick Lilja tonight for a special one-on-one conversation!

Duration:00:52:46

Update from Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan of Minnesota – January 16 2023

1/17/2023

Duration:00:02:54

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 16, 2023

1/16/2023
Join Robert Pilot for a jam packed show! Kicking off with the news & a Special Legislator Update with MN Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan, then right in to laughs with Rez Reporter & NDN Way Comedy member Rob Fairbanks, and later on, health updates with Dr. Antony Stately, CEO of Native American Community Clinic

Duration:00:52:47

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 13, 2023

1/13/2023
Tune in to catch Winona LaDuke, Tara Houska & other Water Protectors and their legal counsel for a special rebroadcast of the Rally for Rivers Reunion! PLUS MN State Senator Mary Kunesh brings Friday Updates

Duration:00:43:46

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 11, 2022

1/11/2023
Robert Pilot and Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe host today’s show. Ogimaa starts off the show with news before turning things over to Robert. He welcomes Robert Lilligren from NACDI and Rita Walaszek Arndt, Program and Outreach Manager at Native American Initiatives at the Minnesota Historical Society. Plus Wendy Pilot tells us about Wolf Day at the…

Duration:00:52:08

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 10, 2022

1/10/2023
Robert Pilot and Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe host today’s show. Ogimaa bring us our news update. Tonight we welcome Phillip DeVries from White Earth Tribal and Community College to talk about the exciting program offerings they have for students. Come listen to find your new career! Also joining today is Nancy Beaulieu, Northern Organizer for MN…

Duration:00:52:46

Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – January 9, 2022

1/9/2023
Join Winona LaDuke and other water protectors as we rally for the rivers on the two-year anniversary of one of the largest Stop Line 3 actions in Aitkin County, Minnesota. Hear from legal representatives and defendants facing Line 3 related charges, and from citizen science monitors documenting ongoing damage to rivers and aquifers.

Duration:00:52:44