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Native American Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage month, it’s a time to recognize, learn about and celebrate this land’s first Americans. Join Vegas PBS as we explore these unique communities, hear of their history, share their rich culture and traditions and learn about contributions they’ve made and continue to make to the world, as Indigenous people. 

Native America

From Caves to Cosmos

Ancient clues and modern science answer the question: who were America’s First Peoples?

The Warrior Tradition

The Warrior Tradition

The Warrior Tradition tells the astonishing, heartbreaking, inspiring, and largely-untold story of Native Americans in the United States military. 

Battle Over Bears Ears

Battle Over Bears Ears

Can Utah’s diverse voices & interests in this extraordinary landscape find common ground?

The People's Protectors

The People's Protectors Trailer

Native American veterans reflect on their experiences during the divisive Vietnam War.

Native Art Now!

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Native Art Now!

Examine the evolution of Native contemporary art over the last 25 years presenting personal perspectives from internationally acclaimed Native contemporary artists. Repeats on Jackpot! COX Cable 111 on Friday, November 19 at 7 a.m. and noon.

Watch - weekdays at 7 a.m. 

Come Along with Molly! | MOLLY OF DENALI

MOLLY OF DENALI follows the adventures of feisty and resourceful 10-year-old Molly Mabray, an Alaska Native girl who helps her mom and dad run the Denali Trading Post.

Skindigenous

Skindigenous 

Discover the art of tattooing as practiced by indigenous peoples around the world. The art of the tattoo becomes a lens for exploring some of the planet’s oldest cultures and their unique perspectives on life. 

Hunting In Wartime

Hunting In Wartime

Hunting In Wartime

Profiles Tlingit veterans from Hoonah, Alaska who saw combat during the Vietnam War. The veterans talk about surviving trauma, relating to Vietnamese communities, readjusting to civilian life, and serving a government that systematically oppresses native people. 

 Independent Lens

 Home From School: The Children of Carlisle

Native Americans recover the remains of children who died at an Indian boarding school. Now, more than a century later, tribal members journey from Wyoming to Pennsylvania to help them finally come home.

Now streaming - POV

Fruits of Labor

Ashley, a Mexican-American teenager living in an agricultural town in the central coast of California, dreams of graduating high school and going to college. But when ICE raids threaten her family, Ashley is forced to become the breadwinner.

Now streaming - POV

POV Shorts: Water Warriors

When an energy company begins searching for natural gas in New Brunswick, Canada, indigenous and white families unite to drive out the company in a campaign to protect their water and way of life.

Now streaming - POV

Standing Above the Clouds

Standing Above the Clouds follows Native Hawaiian mother-daughter activists as they stand to protect their sacred mountain Mauna Kea from the building of the world’s largest telescope.

Now streaming -America ReFramed

On a Knife Edge

The coming-of-age story of George Dull Knife, a Lakota teen growing up on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation and fighting for Native justice.

America ReFramed

Blood Memory

A survivor of America’s Indian Adoption Era helps Native adoptees find their way home.

America ReFramed

Sisters Rising 

Native American women reclaim sovereignty in the face of sexual and colonial violence.

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