Native American Heritage Month

In honor of Native American Heritage Month,
WXXI-TV and Radio will broadcast a variety of programs featuring the men and women who shaped the Native American experience.

Coming Up

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 6:00pm
Our Time is Now is a coming-of-age documentary following six New Mexico teenagers as they strive to finish high school, wrestle with personal challenges, and pursue their dreams.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
The Medicine Game shares the remarkable journey of two brothers from the Onondaga Nation driven by a single goal; to beat the odds and play lacrosse for national powerhouse Syracuse University.

Recently

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
Take a moving look at a new generation of Americans struggling to be both Native and modern.
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 7:00pm
For Navajo and Hopi Tribes, running is more than a sport. 
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 7:00pm
Follow Robin Charboneau, an Oglala Sioux, on her journey of discovery, heartbreak and redemption. 
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 8:00pm
This compelling documentary invites viewers into the lives of contemporary Native American role models living in the midwest.
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
A documentary film about Comanche activist LaDonna Harris
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm
Called by some the "original Code Talkers", this is the story of the important role Choctaw soldiers played in WWI.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm
See why the consequences of the Navajos’ relocation by the U.S. military in 1864 continue to this day. 
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 6:00pm
Urban Rez explores the controversial legacy and modern-day repercussions of the Urban Relocation Program
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 9:00pm
This film explores the quintessential American issues of free speech and ethnic pride against the backdrop of the ongoing Columbus Day parade controversy in Denver, Colorado. 

 
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