People of the Pines

Reservation and Survival

Tribal members recount the days of their parents and grandparents. Theirs was not just a struggle for personal survival but one for sovereignty, preserving the right to self government and a unique way of life. Jerry Paresa narrates.
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #105

Thursday, October 13 at 6:30 pm on 12.2

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  • Tuesday, November 8 at 6:30 pm on 12.2

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series description

The series takes us through the in-depth history of the Native American's of California as we discover the impacts and influences presented by the Spanish empire, Mexican government, and America. The series showcases the beauty of the Native American spirit and the real lives of California's most overlooked enchantments, the Native people.