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The Red Nation Podcast

The Red Nation Podcast features discussions on Indigenous history, politics, and culture from a left perspective. Hosted by Nick Estes and Jen Marley with help from our friend and comrade Sina. The Red Nation Podcast is also the home of Red Power Hour, hosted by Melanie Yazzie and Elena Ortiz.Our show is entirely supported by our patrons on Patreon, support the show and get access to bonus content and other patron exclusive benefits here: Patreon.com/redmediaprWebsite: therednation.org Follow the hosts on Twitter @nickwestes and @JenMarley1680 and the Red Nation @The_Red_Nation. ​Theme song: "Dead Horse" by Weedrat https://weedrat.bandcamp.com/

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The Red Nation Podcast features discussions on Indigenous history, politics, and culture from a left perspective. Hosted by Nick Estes and Jen Marley with help from our friend and comrade Sina. The Red Nation Podcast is also the home of Red Power Hour, hosted by Melanie Yazzie and Elena Ortiz.Our show is entirely supported by our patrons on Patreon, support the show and get access to bonus content and other patron exclusive benefits here: Patreon.com/redmediaprWebsite: therednation.org Follow the hosts on Twitter @nickwestes and @JenMarley1680 and the Red Nation @The_Red_Nation. ​Theme song: "Dead Horse" by Weedrat https://weedrat.bandcamp.com/

Our movements are a braid, they'll never be torn apart!

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The first half of the conversation that Red Power Hour co-hosts Melanie Yazzie and Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) had with TRN comrade Kiley about Wakanda Forever (2022).

For just $1, you can become a patron of Red Media and listen to the rest of the conversation-another 45 minutes!-and hours and hours of other great bonus content.

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel

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Dec 05 2022

1hr 5mins

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(REDsurgence) Episode 1: In conversation: Riley Yesno and Uahikea Maile

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*Red Media is proud to announce the launch of our latest project, REDsurgence, a podcast hosted by Riley Yesno.  Subscribe on your podcatcher by clicking here*

Uahikea Maile is a Kanaka Maoli professor of Indigenous Politics in the Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto. Follow him on Twitter: @uahikea

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Produced by Red Media  www.patreon.com/redmediapr

Dec 01 2022

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The spirit of resistance w/ Petuuche Gilbert

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Petuuche Gilbert is elder from the Acoma Pueblo who helped found the Laguna and Acoma Coalition for a Safe Environment (LACSE) which is one of five core groups in the MultiCultural Alliance for a Safe Environment (MASE). MASE is a consortium of indigenous and environmental justice communities that have been adversely impacted by historic uranium mining and milling in the Grants Uranium Belt.

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel

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Nov 28 2022

50mins

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[ARCHIVE] National Day of Mourning: 400 years of genocide and resistance w/ Kisha & Mahtowin

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*Episode originally posted November 2020*

Kisha James and Mahtowin Munro from United American Indians of New England talk about the importance of the National Day of Mourning and destroying 400 years of the Pilgrim mythology. 

More info: http://www.uaine.org

Watch this year's livestream: https://youtu.be/qB7Vbz0WJXc

Donante https://www.gofundme.com/f/united-american-indians-of-new-england-fall-2022 Support https://www.patreon.com/redmediapr

Nov 24 2022

1hr 18mins

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[ARCHIVE] Alcatraz is not an island w/ LaNada War Jack

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*Episode originally posted November 2019*

LaNada War Jack, a Shoshone Bannock elder and activist, explains her role in the 1969 Alcatraz occupation, a watershed moment in the Red Power movement. 

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Nov 23 2022

1hr 7mins

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"Your people are coming for you": the Leonard Peltier Walk to Justice 2022

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The Leonard Peltier Walk to Justice kicked off in Minneapolis, Minnesota on September 1st, 2022. Ten weeks and 1103 miles later it reached Washington, D.C. where a rally was held demanding the freedom of Leonard Peltier, unjustly imprisoned for over 47 years.   Video edition available here on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel. Find out more: whoisleonardpeltier.infohttps://www.facebook.com/LeonardPeltierWalkToJustice/   Support www.patreon.com/redmediapr

Nov 21 2022

1hr 5mins

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The Case for Leonard Peltier's Clemency w/ Judge Kevin H. Sharp

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Leonard Peltier is the longest-serving Indigenous political prisoner in the United States. Even the federal prosecutors can't prove Peltier committed the crime of which he's accused. Kevin Sharp, (@KevinHSharp) a former federal judge appointed by President Obama and Peltier's attorney, lays out the case for clemency and for Leonard Peltier's freedom.

Find out more: whoisleonardpeltier.info Support www.patreon.com/redmediapr

Nov 16 2022

44mins

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All stew, all the time

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RPH co-hosts Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) and Melanie Yazzie on the US elections, Land Grab universities, and the unique aspects of white supremacy in the Midwest.

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel. Please don't forget to like/subscribe/review the show on your preferred platform.

Can't get enough RPH content?  Sign up for the Patreon for as little as $1 a month and get access to amazing bonus content, including the latest bonus episode of Red Power Hour on the scourge of Pretendianism.

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Nov 14 2022

1hr 34mins

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Talk to the audience?!? (pt.1)

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TRN co-hosts Nick Estes (@nickwestes) and Jen Marley (@JenMarley1680) spent 2.5 hours responding to patrons' questions. Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel. Please don't forget to like/subscribe/review the show on your preferred platform. To listen to the second half of the episode and participate in future AMAs, subscribe to the Patreon for as little as $1 a month.

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Nov 07 2022

1hr 4mins

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(Preview) The scourge of Pretendianism

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A preview of some of the great bonus content available to patrons of Red Media. Sign up for as little as $1 per month.  

Support: patreon.com/redmediapr

Red Power Hour is back for a special patron-only episode! Co-hosts Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) and Melanie Yazzie discuss the shocking number of cases of ethnic fraud that never seem to stop coming to light.

Nov 03 2022

20mins

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The horror of heteropatriarchy

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RPH co-hosts Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) and Melanie Yazzie dive into the gendered politics of horror on a special live recording of Red Power Hour.

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel. Please don't forget to like/subscribe/review the show on your preferred platform.

Can't get enough RPH content?  Sign up for the Patreon for as little as $1 a month and get access to amazing bonus content, including the latest bonus episode of Red Power Hour on the scourge of Pretendianism.

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Oct 31 2022

1hr 13mins

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(Unlocked) On John Carpenter's Halloween (1978)

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*Episode originally published October 2021*

Nick Estes (@nickwestes) and Sina Rahmani (@urorientalist) discuss the specter of settler colonialism in John Carpenter's horror classic, Halloween (1978). Can't get enough of TRN spooky content?  Sign up for the Patreon for as little as $1 a month to check out the two-hour-long conversation between Nick and friend of the podcast Kali Simmons on the conclusion of the new Halloween reboot trilogy

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Oct 30 2022

1hr 9mins

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Dark Winds; Shame on you!

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RPH co-hosts Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) and Melanie Yazzie take on the first season of Dark Winds (2022).

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel. Please don't forget to like/subscribe/review the show on your preferred platform.

Can't get enough of the RPH crew?  Sign up for the Patreon for as little as $1 a month to get more great Indigenous feminist content!

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Oct 24 2022

1hr 16mins

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On Native Horror and the terrors of settler colonialism w/ Kali Simmons

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Kali Simmons (@SimmonsKali) talks to TRN Podcast co-hosts Jen Marley (@JenMarley1680) and Nick Estes (@nickwestes) on the cultural links between settler colonialism and horror fiction and film.

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel. Please don't forget to like/subscribe/review the show on your preferred platform.

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Oct 17 2022

1hr 11mins

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Brazilian presidential elections and the future of democracy w/ Pedro Charbel and David Adler

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TRN Podcast co-host Nick Estes (@nickwestes) speaks to Pedro Charbel from PSOL (Partido Socialismo e Liberdade) and David Adler (@davidrkadler) from Progressive International on the Lula's victory in the first round of Brazil's 2022 general election.

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel.

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Oct 10 2022

51mins

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Indigenous Peoples' Day 2022

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Join us this Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Tiwa Territory! We are centering Leonard Peltier’s Walk to Justice and will be fundraising to support. We will be selling shirts and tote bags, so please bring cash.

Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2022 Albuquerque, NM this October 10th at Tiguex Park march starts at 5 pm at the Wendy’s parking lot at the corner of Central & Lomas  Best parking is at Tiguex Park, about a 5 minute walk from the March starting point. Rally will start at 6PM, bring chairs, prayers & signs.

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Oct 08 2022

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Water is our relative

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RPH co-hosts Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) and Melanie Yazzie discuss the water crisis destroying communities across Turtle Island. 

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel  Support www.patreon.com/redmediapr

Oct 03 2022

1hr 23mins

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What is the Oceti Sakowin confederacy? w/ Craig Howe

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What’s in a name? Misnaming is central to the subjugation of Native Nations and the distortion of history.  Oglala scholar and founder of CAIRNS, Craig Howe, joins us to discuss the warped accounts of Lewis and Clark that he documents in the re-publication of This Stretch of the River: Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota Responses to the Lewis and Clark Expedition and Bicentennial (2006).  We then cover the origins of the Oceti Sakowin nations and the politics of American Indian education.  Buy this Stretch of the River here: https://www.nativecairns.org/resources/print/books/index.html  Find more information about CAIRNS here: https://www.nativecairns.org/details/index.html

Red Media is hiring! Join our team!  https://redmedia.press/2022/09/red-media-seeks-operations-director-job-listing/

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Sep 26 2022

1hr 4mins

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Mess with the seal, get the flipper w/ Malia Lum-Kawaihoa Marquez

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Kanaka Maoli educator Malia Lum-Kawaihoa Marquez (@ka_nax808) talks to Uahikea Maile (@uahikea)  about the reoccupation of Waikīkī to protect Hawaiian monk seals from tourists.

Red Media is hiring! Join our team!  https://redmedia.press/2022/09/red-media-seeks-operations-director-job-listing/

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Sep 19 2022

32mins

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Two million downloads and counting

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RPH co-hosts Elena Ortiz (@spiritofpopay) and Melanie Yazzie are joined by comrade Jennifer Marley (@JenMarley1680) to discuss The Red Nation Podcast's reaching two million downloads! 

Watch the video edition on The Red Nation Podcast YouTube channel.

Can't get enough of the RPH crew?  Sign up for the Patreon for as little as $1 a month to get more great Indigenous feminist content--including the entirety of this conversation!  Support  www.patreon.com/redmediapr

Sep 12 2022

58mins

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By ABFALA - Nov 12 2019
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I love this podcast! I listen to it all the time and have learned so much. Very grateful.

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By 12456788910 - Oct 16 2019
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Yay!!! We need more podcasts like this!!!