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Helping Hand in 2021

Helping Hand in 2021

December 29, 2020

Helping Hand in 2021

Sandy Swallow thinks everyone will be very happy to see 2020 in the rear-view mirror.  Remembering some of the difficult times, Covid 19, unemployment, loneliness to name a few.

Also remembering 1984 when a personal crisis came about and neighbors pulled together. In some ways this has happened now. Looking forward to the sunshine ahead 2021. And how we can all extend a helping hand to one another.

Merry Christmas 2020

Merry Christmas 2020

December 22, 2020

Merry Christmas 2020

Sandy Swallow shares some family history of the gifts she has received.  Generosity is one of the Lakota values. Why this was so important to the tribes. Sandy takes time to reflect on a few important gifts she has received. And to count her blessings.

Looking forward to the New Year 2021.

Tribal Treaties with Mario Gonzalez

Tribal Treaties with Mario Gonzalez

December 15, 2020

Tribal Treaties with Mario Gonzalez

How often do you get to visit with a renowned expert on the treaties?  Have you wondered why the tribes have sovereignty? Most of Mario’s life long career has been to represent tribal interests. We discuss the 1851 and 1868 Ft. Laramie treaties. Without these we would have been pushed out of our land as many in the East coast tribes were. Mario Gonzalez has been a Warrior and Defender of the Tribes.

Mario Gonzalez a Warrior for the Tribes

Mario Gonzalez a Warrior for the Tribes

December 8, 2020

Mario Gonzalez a Warrior for the Tribes

Mario Gonzalez is a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe.  He is national and internationally known for winning landmark cases as an attorney.   He is licensed by SD State Bar Association, admitted to practice various US Federal Courts including the US Supreme Court.  In this podcast he shares some very interesting family history.  On the next podcast he will explain the treaties. 

 

Beginning a Cowboy and an Indian

Beginning a Cowboy and an Indian

December 1, 2020

Beginning a Cowboy and an Indian

1968 was a pivotal year for my husband and me.  A terrible life changing accident.  Graduated Oelrichs High School and got married.  Learn about how things started and the impact it made on my life.  My faith grew and I knew the good Lord was watching over us.   

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