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An Indigenous meta-society thrives within social networks, utilizing the Internet to connect with their home communities, maintain their traditions, and revitalize their endangered languages.
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is connected states number of played the best stage editable because 2014 this is the stage where only the cool people come to and the coolest because of course I'm looking forward to the talk with the title beyond reservations indigenous meters society with social networks is held by Caroline running Wolf and Michael running with you and they're based in Montana but actually they have a bit more of a biography to tell you and they will do it right now please give a wall and for the of them for the talk will thank you and welcome that to hear me so quickly OK so on our talk is about beyond reservations addition indigenous meta society within social networks and so we're going talk
about in their introductions and then discuss the expanding then project an identity and diaspora medical during the given opportunity have at you in in the in the book so part of the introduction
of will start with what what happened now material and at 1st when you don't people clicking again harder for you OK right so of that's me with my maiden name is Caroline old I'm a member of the Crow tribe or as we call ourselves the Uppsala looking I belong to the whistling water my great grandmother gave me the name of it year she then which refers to my tribes sacred yellow blooming tobacco plant and that wouldn't be simple enough so my mother is German she's actually Swabian my father's crow and yeah In this work and work right was was yeah and so my my father's fellow his mother was Ho Chung or maybe you know the try by the name Winnebago and his father crawl but also a descendant of mountain chief who is a famous black the chief so as you can see I'm a woman of many different nations and dumb to live up to that I also grew up on both sides of the Atlantic I was born in Sacramento California I experienced my 1st winter in Billings Montana my mom actually stuck me in this knowledge so that I wouldn't run away while she was busy shoveling that the yard arm and I went to kindergarten in Munich an elementary school in Toronto and then my family decided to move back to Germany so that's where I finished my high school and then I did my bachelor's in tourism in high on worked for over a decade for the company you might have heard about them cults land I worked for them as a project manager at 1 point I decided that my from grandfather is getting older and maybe it would be a good idea to spend some more time than just the annual summer holiday with him and kind of reconnect with my crows side of the family more and that's how I ended up at a Montana State University in Bozeman Montana end I and they're still finishing my masters degree in Native American Studies but some way more important than the master's degree that's where I met my husband FIL when it's got a nice survey and when it's there's my a traditional name inside and which means young illegal Michael run as my Christian name in the early 19 hundreds late hundreds uh everyone was given Christian names and run the world happens to be my question name I am Northern giant it is the more inaccessible here my father group because but rather with itself is actually a back the name and I also drink a lot of really for my English Heritage
and what work several tagger of 1 another sign reservation is a feudal red dot up there in Montana and I grew up in a small rural village amounts prairie dogs and if you can believe it small my Pharaoh pomeranian and this is my village right here in a group in the village of my mother's mother's home my grandmother here great stranger out she spoke only science and had very standard English and for instance al food was column off and Europe so I'd be going around succumb give us a hamburger and Bonita muffin there is at that and so that's I grew up in a book they have in their road named after now future and that still exist and there surprisingly the original lock the it so you could have so now that that you know a little bit about who we are and where we're coming from we'd like to get to know you and I are likely the group is small you Bushell but think that in so the as I still think we won't have enough time to get to know all of you but just kind of to get a feel for it from the how many of you are a from Germany please raise your hand the 0 wow that's almost everybody and so do we have somebody from France false set no I almost the as yet that but this sir the from Canada so well who else did we miss from Austria great it's we miss Armenia wow wow OK so of see we have a slightly mixed group here to some you know what do you know what do you know anything about Indians already if you know something about Indians please raise your hand the standard test you could think I have at OK the invention the you know but in book an animal I mean group in the states and and but I have a terrible and how education about Native Americans which I don't think really addresses anything specifically about genocide or other things like that so so I guess for if you think about Native Americans the Indians what's I guess your 1st thought and yeah if I had to fulfill question and again like I think it's I mean carried off as a romanticize the time especially in American culture and it's usually uh the as something made in westerns and something that is yeah not really seen as much it is is a german Americans during almost everything anyone again play when you want here's Americans who wanted to think that at so he the 1 the what I knew about Indian cities when I was a boy I read a book which was called the sons of the great if you may bear and it tells the story of a land which is so having the a trip but in the field and how they live and it was very interesting but I don't know if it's realistic who wrote that I don't remember doing some of the good news is so most of you already knew something about Indians and from that to do that we vast which is of course not of representative of the submarine ever present a representative sample from at least you were aware that most of the knowledge was maybe romanticize that maybe not very current so yes we're still here or not extinct and something that maybe nobody knew I want to see the people who think that was something that maybe none of you knew is that actually we live right here among you in Europe and and that's what my name and my master's thesis is about it's called the expand Indians project and I started out in the fall of 2012 by interviewing the finalists that I'm that we're auditioning for Disneyland Paris they were looking for new blood new flesh but some authentic Native American actors for the show and I interviewed some of the young guys that were just getting ready to finish high school and were very interested in may be spending the next in Paris France last summer my husband and I went to Europe and interviewed some Native Americans and had a T P village in blue law France and this GP village had their big 10 year anniversary and as you can see it was very funky they even had the teepees lighted up in neon colors on but it was good for us and for my project because a lot of Native Americans living in Europe were at that tp village at the time of this the 10 year anniversary so we could do a lot of interviews if you don't know bologna is outside the monster they have therefore 1 hour 1 F 1 what they are out of and don't do that America it said big 24 hour race in that outside of the 28 outside of own Le Monde on the on the routes and it's kind of weird you have if you to see through this to lodged you'd see this relatively picturesque French countryside village and and decided to sell that is this funky crazy beyond that but to do it yeah after that we went to Paris or actually to the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and am met up with the actors are performers there talk to them interviewed them and a little bit later the way continued on to Laconian in Belgium where the bison farmer aleph MDB zone has a big annual meeting with some mainly hobbyists but also as you can see down here some Indians who decided that they would try and sell little gravel rocks for 500 dollars it's a great deal you should try this could happen and it's a sacred rock that regretted for the record I thank the yeah it so you might be wondering who are those people that we were interviewing where are they from all what's the background and we
have Aaron buffalo yeah he's northern creating and on this picture here on this picture here you can see him that's in Calgary while he's auditioning he got the job we met him again in Paris and he had just come to parents like 4 months before we were there the and he was just barely over when he thinks might be the longest jet lag in history it took him 3 months 3 months to get past jet lag we interviewed several different types of subjects the here and here was a type 1 is that he just was arrived in Europe and even speak french but he insisted on you know only McDonald's because is the closest thing to American food in France the actually complained that McDonald's and Francis healthier than in the United States it's even there you get healthy food with his big complaint hands another type we also interviewed In our native Americans have been here a while and brand here for instance is being referred 17 years and he's from British Columbia Canada incentive so would Ed Bryant does I'm not only has he been here for a while he also speaks some of the local languages right now he lives in some in Austria and he works as a performer he also teachers his traditional wood carving his art on to Europeans in some workshops and them at the same time he is also very interested in revitalizing some lost knowledge in his home village so for example he he told us that he found somebody in Europe who knows that social way of building bow and arrow and the the Tsimshians themselves have lost this knowledge and so he is bringing that knowledge back from Europe and along the lines of repatriation we also talked with only novel whose nested from Mexico and he's there specifically to recover Montezuma originally came years ago on the centennial of Columbus Day to try to get their Montezuma scumbag from Austria but if you know Austrians Agent so happy about that but that at are so easily persuaded by a good smile and then of course there's my cousins can understand can old oak Rome both grow also have lived in Europe for more than a decade and the Kevin came in his thirties and started working for the Buffalo Bill show as authentic Native American secondary role that the official title and in the meantime he used Chief Sitting Bull SA's started out as a warrior and what is way up through the core promoted to chief and I can all the 1 on the right and he came to Spain and and had been working in a theme park in Spain and that's where he met his wife and has its own a beautiful the daughter of 10 years old of OK so this is his daughter Jasmine and she's 10 years old she was born in Spain she visited crow country once if I remember correctly and but her father is doing a great job he's teaching her the language and the culture and the songs and the dances and them so she speaks at her young age she speaks English she speaks absorb she also speaks Spanish her mother tongue and now last March but this march but last March they moved to France to bloom so now she's going to school in France and she speaks french as well it's the represents a 3rd time so we have the newly arrived the colonists and you have the established 20 plus years colonists I get Native Americans and you have develop the type that we encountered was Native Americans who grew up In Europe apart from their homelands but still have a strong connection to the culture and heritage French Interior blue cloud Susan often essays about 80 years old and just a forward to see it was abandoned in Belgium and never saw here a family up until the late 19 nineties receive reconnected and the only thing C. Neubauer heritors was that she was Northern Cheyenne 1 of my tribe members and made way in the 19 nineties after 7 her house and that it's worth a worthy of a book actually audio ended up reconnecting with the northern side famine and I was inspired by the yeah I keep telling Michael yeah the movie is not going to be only about blue cloud the size and if you think that that that nobody is wonderful and we did prepare a short trailer for you so I I awake and don't like that click here so currently I'm in post production with the movie and the this trailer is just to give you a short impression of what it's about who it and that
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month of the you know on the and look for links to fly to everyone scripting and 3 of the of the model the goal of this is a but the so when I forgot to do I want to add a a link to my web page and they're Indiegogo site but to actually didn't get the Indigo site set up get on because the plan is to finish this film and unfortunately I a Native American Studies master's degree and not the film master's degrees so I I really need somebody who knows what they're doing to air Phil finish this film in a good way of so we see as a really rough draft of the trailer at sound what do you intend to do is get the trailer of and run and then started here we have a website which have a link at the end of uh paid the presentation here but some of the questions we ask were just general questions about identity so are we ask them what constitutes a cultural identity how do you connect with your home community stay in touch and them to how do you feel a lot of our a lot of our traditions have to do with groups of people families clans the whole try so if you're if you're just single little Indians 1 little too little 3 little Indians living in Europe it so how do you still keep your traditions alive overseas away from home and them all of these questions basically had to do with identity so you might ask yourself you know what's what's the what's the big deal why why did I ask them all these questions while the main question behind all of this was what is the real Indian we had the information from books a lot of you being Germans I bet you heard of called my before we have the information from western movies also not the best source we have some information that we might have learned in school most of the time also not exactly great info was so what
is the real Indian what makes a real Indian and the point was that many years ago my dad and me we were at some how well on my Tribes reservation on the Crow Reservation and he met this old friend of his and 1st you know the typical OK great seeing you are how what have you been doing blah blah blah and then all at once this childhood friend looks at my that and says the you're not a real crow anymore my dad almost no fainted he was shocked at I've kind of thought I was amusing because I get that all the time not even with the anymore it's just you're not a real crow period so I thought you know this is due to be interesting I wanna see what my dad answers because my dad definitely is a real close so how the how is this going to go down so the childhood friend was saying only that was what you mean I'm not a real pro anymore so the childhood friend was like yeah well you weren't born on the reservation and you didn't grow up on the reservation well my dad was born in the same hospital that his childhood friend was born at the and of course I mean they were childhood friends after all they grew up together in the same area and yet you don't speak the language well actually my dad speaks a language better than he does so that didn't count so then childhood friend kind of started a bit in love with the men he said but you've been away too long and that's why he triumphantly added and that's why you're not a real crow anymore now where you stated that and so do this to counteract that discussed in that the written about real grown-up at it at at at my husband has a problem with the question of the real crow or not it's real Indian OK that's a matter of prologue Northern Cheyenne that it should not be grown different but there does raise some interesting and important points and basically a that drive the reservation is considered the home of all the native Americans it's still the home is where the wellspring where the waters come from that all Indians the Indian of Indians is on the the reservation that serve that basic reports that pork comes from the reservations in terms of Indians but there's a problem with that and so and you can have a little exercise here so they get everyone to stand up up up come on now it it at at at at the good razor your right hand and then on the other hand put nose it job success at at at that level here that's been at up up up up so imagine that you are all of you represent the whole of all Native Americans in the world and there's probably an 21 21 years OK so if we can get so mad at you I'm a Americans the question how many of you guys live on the reservation so when you think so just a wild guess the between 5 you're doing % or just the 20 from the 21 here now so like if there was 90 % you have you know 9 out of 10 people in other Israelis and Arabs so i'm going % we no 1 and I would do 10 sent from now on the visitors of any any other guesses you at higher doses this time the reason that that that they begin to switch at that I had up that that that maybe 90 per cent the use no idea I would have guessed 2 0 1 2 2 per cent but of another person have said that I guess in all 33 % @ @ @ @ would allow a very very good if you can keep 7 that you actually these people over here and there that's consider the stand about a 3rd of all Native Americans still live on the reservation and if you guys basically 2 thirds of us don't live on reservation two-thirds of US According to Caroline and Ted's friend name stupid by doing that you mention that I didn't have that up those points lines and I didn't show Travis are a side his name really is stupid or nickname so thank you you can sit down now but it was just to visualize that actually only a 3rd live on the reservation and for these statistics by the way any border towns still counts as on the reservation so it's actually on or near the reservation and Michael and me already living in Bozeman were too far away from the reservation where off
the reservation and of course can go and Kevin and and and and all of the people I just introduce to you they live way off the reservation and like I said 1 of the questions was how do you stay in touch pad you stay in touch with your home community and all of the answers were Facebook sky internet but the 1st answer was always Facebook and the way I always say it is Facebook is Indian Country Today because on Facebook we can stay updated on family issues we can also stay updated on tribal events community gatherings whatever we need it's all on Facebook and for example the Crow Tribe has its own Facebook page where they have public relations messages and so on meeting invites and whatever so tell me that I was on the other side across is they because I have better things to do but but but but but maybe they haven't been there so who are these who went about irony faces I don't which OK so this is the tribal chairman and misses the tribal vice-chairman and this is some white guy I don't know it used to be the most powerful American Senator Max Baucus he was head of the appropriate who didn't think that as England has been was setting me up for this is what you're forgiven and that these are all K users this is the executive branch of the Crow Tribe again right now my family is in charge he is setting me up but Facebook is not only to stay in touch with your family it's not only to know when it is the open house and the the of the door whatever else going on on the hand games on Facebook there's also sharing of history family history tribal history so in this case the system later on in that post there is there's little explanations to these different world war 1 soldiers that were a big part of the Crow Tribal history actually also the Northern Cheyenne tribal history and also US history in world war 1 there's also patterns for how to make a lance case or beadwork for sale to our goes don't know and it in a clear here the 1 making this post is the travel anthropologists so and they use Facebook for pretty much everything it's pretty common country because we don't have the technical capacity they have websites webmasters and everything that the western world takes for granted and all cell phone I mean yes cell phone but no cell phone service on the reservation so something else said gets covered by Facebook it is culture revitalization and language revitalization so this post here is about the I'm sorry it's scroll heavy because of course I'm connected with the Crow Tribe but this is a bad hand games being used as a teaching tool and there is also a Facebook page the Uppsala can a word of the day that has songs words phrases sometimes just old photos I guess from so it's it's very much the way it's the virtual reality of Indian life today is on Facebook but of course that's not sufficient for all our needs so to me it raises the why I'm interested in this topic is like the activity demonstrated increase allowing native Americans are becoming disconnected with theoretical homelands even though we were put there a world free wealthiest assignment grows they got the romantic they go along with customer at the at at at and we're starting to have these hybrid societies where you're part Native American in non native American you know this including the lack of eye so for if it also raises interesting concept of culture sovereignty would you do if your culture needs to needs beyond the borders and is region beyond the borders but without our control and how do we maintain our culture in a society that's global we so the map earlier we have connections in Germany Austria France Spain England and they're all connected to each other the facebook and it's not exactly a cultural repository and the of cursor into I have to get temperatures and mile that good stuff they also In the end job so it started with the sovereignty of our own identity for instance here this man's a German man and in see is space the flank here and you have Belgians and Frenchmen and this was the and this picture I was gets really good news because here we have a caricature of Native Americans as defined by the
authors so we have cultural appropriation going on here you have for the Northern Cheyenne it's George B. now and if you read anything about the northern China shy and you always varied inter George ALS books here for instance defiance Cheyenne and whatever he says and also if you know recognizances column a over here and went to and these are the press that you notice that their perceptions of native Americans are being made by people who no color no pigment deprived lies the system the the so how do we do with that how do we stop the appropriation and then begin implementing the sovereignty of our own identity In
1 concept the sacred knowledge much like while this there's this Bernie springs outside of my village I grew up in its sacred and is the places sacred considered sacred and the water is considered here and you see on his prayer flags here these prayer flags predates even my grandparents n knowledge can be sacred the corner say what my father's side say that simply breathing is sacred and whatever you give word to boys to has power but there is a problem that were starting to lose their culture among the Northern shy and the only number about 10 thousand people and only 5 can read and write the official language the official northern sounding language and technically that 0 % of US speaker on language and decreases the average age of the northern science speaker is over 40 years old were approach in a period in time in which the live and link between us and our language and culture is about to break free a readout
and there are efforts In the Montana there's been a grant of the Montana Indian language preservation pilot program which I have been a part of and this is my mother here recorded some of you and this is why some of the software via a screenshot and is the quality of the and working here OK so and when we were recording that that this was actually a project that was not part of the milk as we call it the milk 3 grants it was part of a a local elementary school in Bozeman that had a so-called world language Brain Gym prote project and what they did was they said we want to have some kind of Native American language represented in our so called because why are we teaching our kids some language that maybe there is there's hardly any representatives but we are on Native American land and we are here so let's teach them in 1 of the local languages of the native Americans from this area and that's how I and my mother in law got involved with that and we were recording some some language snippets and some songs and some some games so that the kids in their break they could learning a little bit of Cheyenne and just the simple stuff you know counting 1 to 5 body parts and things like that so beyond preservation and try to get beyond the facebook paradigm what we really need is a additional knowledge keepers something the Internet accessible something that is easy to access and something that can access in a truly holistic way between our own language and culture for instance Nolan sigh and has been revitalized if you could say that for about 40 years now but we still face in a decline in population of science speakers and we virtually do not increase the amount of people actually learn how to write and it's because I think were teachers shine within the cultural vacuum reuse in the Bible to teach iron right now when we actually have a very large and rich people or or that the German authorities in oral history and I think we can amplify the efforts of language revitalization by providing context the cultural context the language preservation efforts have for instance our and yeah so what is that like what we really need is the way to connect people who are living in Europe and America and outside the reservations you don't have access to science we can only grandmother and what is that exactly
software what's I'm interested in is provided in open source software that holistically connects the Unites language it's preservation language learning maps software that is aimed at 5 a 10 year old children who teaches them down the culture keeps the stories like for instance we have a rabbit why can we teach the word will crew which is rabbits and teach them also the rabbits on but renowned doing this out because it's difficult like I mentioned before we don't have webmasters we don't have sulfur developers but what we do have is a cultural heritage and the desire to we have money we have the on in the main routes preservation pilot programs in mouthful produce something but I think the missing gaps in software the not how and what we need is a digital knowledge given this system in which to spread the knowledge and share that knowledge and this is a dream actually no I'm part of the I just tree and the executive director of Buffalo tiny whose goal is to support of of volunteers and donors donations is to create open source software to teach children and to create digital repositories that put the power of the culture within the individual tribes hands and these reservation so that they can something you looking at at at at at the stupid accusing imaginary like the before picture that @ @ @ @ @ @ @ self and so on we've done a lot of talking it it it it
it and I I really like that were a small group so I mean hoping you have some questions because I personally would really prefer to be in the dialog here so any questions raise your hand and Michael will bring the microphone now facebook is not that old a new that it's the main tool for you to stay in contact and and to um vitalize you college I wonder what it to to before or is it as something which led to a new phase of refit vitalization there was only well it before at high 5 MySpace and those of busy the ordered this array of social networks that really I think they spoke to the first one you've actually used on in the existed on the MySpace but we just don't have the technical capacity of the delay on my little village we then have telephones until the late nineties much less the unit within prided in through mid 2000 and they still don't have the cell phone what so so so yes to your question on the before Facebook there wasn't that much it was maybe e-mails or telephone the regular landline telephone but now thanks to Facebook really there's a really large community on Facebook a large Indian community and it's it's wonderful because when I was still living here in Germany thanks to Facebook I I was able to see pictures and hear songs and know who got a baby and watch the latest powwow news flash and it it's it's great that and I have 2 questions which follow up I think the 1st question and 1 is I know from Latin America and indigenous people in Latin America that 1 very successful way to connect distributed yes boric cultures and especially the kind of pre dated cultures cultures almost them that they were very successful in using video and radio projects and I mean facebook is easy access so it it obviously has advantages nowadays but the 2 advantages of those projects were that they were including events so living culture in a way also the moving image but also building their own infrastructures and protocol so that was kind of an empowerment to so this is the 1st thing I wonder about whether this new experience that and the 2nd 1 a I weighed way look at her it'll be easier that way so I I can I can talk for my tribe again on the Crow Tribe and there's been efforts for a radio station and Kroll radio station for quite a while and number it's actually a nonprofit that is continuously plugging for were trying to get this radio station out there and getting the getting it to work on but I guess a part of the difficulty that they're facing is the geographic situations so the reservation has mountains were in Montana it has mountains and some I guess there's those some of those mountains seem to be a challenge for the radio waves end and that's 1 of the things that I know I know from other tribes for example of every time when I drive through South Dakota I love listening to the local Native American radio station there of and it's it's great because you have the connecting of families and communities you have updates on some events you have the traditional music the modern music of the tribe can't see so yes radio stations on TV all of the atoms of the various media operations that are out there and get a 2nd question and the other tribes do that the the code that's pretty aggressive about that even translated Berenstein Bears which is a popular children's cartoon in America to the code and transmitted on PBS the 2nd 1 is maybe an idea just an association I got from you description of the need to collect this kind of core knowledge and identity and the difficulties and I was wondering about the key technology like wikipaedia because what you describe is kind of an expert approach to collect language samples in this and I know that it's just very helpful for disparate cultures 50 cc excess collection bins where culture can be we collected by everyone just having ECS and say I'm glad you asked that on that uh you can't how we weren't xt anticipated more than the 30 minute presentation so I have a heck myself on the vastness where you're right actually but right now we are in the paradigm of Facebook but there has been quite a bit of money in the effort being expended to create these expert systems where you have a top-down system there and then kind of imposing the culture but you don't hear about you don't know about largely doesn't as a really work what I wanna do with my software project is to actually create a system for the people the children specifically to add stuff to the cultural repository and xt be able to create your own family individualize repository for instance northern science has 2 major dialects assist us an answer died we only documents in 1 of those languages but it's practically another language on the reservation and but we only have the acceptable and the official accepted China words in the kind of about half the sign speakers and there goes kind of the your your problem of our revitalization so that the bottom-up approach would be to create music databases like Mong use databases that kind of like automatically connected to other and although updates and put them on fire cell phones and simple eyes the like we don't have cell phones yet but it's common and have the children go out and say how do you say it was just like for instance weasel is different between the 2 dialects this way that we give this power to that's the children and how like them have their own that if they really wanted to have the sovereign create their own website their own cultural repository I have a very similar question from the calling the pedia up because I don't know if you already use Wikipedia and if you really know that there are Wikipedia language versions of some Indian languages I don't know exactly which ones but I know that the cree language and you told so it's not your
country of uh I don't know if you if you've ikipedia exists and you can not only write articles in Wikipedia in your language but you can also have the spoken Wikipedia so you can record audio files and contribute to them to Wikipedia and they will be saved there hopefully for very long and I think they will be you saved in a better place them Facebook the and it's not about the Texas I agree but there there is 1 problem with that those that we do have are indigenous access models for instance at some stories you can tell Mr. snow on the ground by other stories it's OK like historical stories a story that that no we went over there and killed some croakers there and the way that at at at at at the those canisters open that those like stars were willing to brag about but there's also sacred stories stories you're not allowed to talk about outside of certain spiritual context and other Wikipedia's greater preservation is also great of exploitation it it would have a kind of puts this information out there that we don't necessarily want to share and the brings up another topic is then used to be highly individualized because every tribe is different every tribe has different access systems like children female children and at the problem would Jasmine is that they need to go home because she's becoming now a teenager girl but her dad doesn't have to know the stuff for axes have the right to tell her certain things about being adolescent girls and so she's to go back to the crow out there on the reservation and it's over expressed and yeah like do you guys mind sharing the 1st lines of the ribosome you manage their like you mentioned the rabbit so How does a guy who again because of what who who uh dotes on me something helping and then so 1 stepson after about that words that at at at at at the government science that that was I think you we have it it's actually a really mean song and I wonder why they let their kids saying that to fall asleep it's it's very surprising it the hit somebody steps on the rabbit of squished me include it and I am yeah I'm onto to us but other uh social media is so or any other services use online because someone already mentioned and and station and the 1st thing as thought about was of course online broadcast radio it because it's Facebook is no problem then on rate you can't be a problem so what other kinds of media do you use I these are all good things but the main problem is access at a lot of these radio stations you need access and we just don't really have that on the reservation so we have internet access but it's almost almost as bad as some in some parts of Germany where you you really have to you really have to look and and it's really really slow and it's OK you know if you just 1 oppose the quick picture but if you want to listen to something for a longer period of time then you really need a better access to to the Internet of broadband access or whatever the so the we have 1 progressive ice mo more common than Creek compression because I'm in Germany we also have a menorah she was also uh afraid of losing of the culture dissolves and I don't continents so the 2 donnish precocity stone hut home country and some day had to problems that day not enough children tool to a language and maybe did that also need to go on the spoken to stuff de-noise 50 to this it doesn't even you know yeah OK so hopefully most of you went to the madman are there they are still was yes men talk on Tuesday and we thought we'd show you an actual around that song the students the the the you know the of the the of the of the of the the there are a lot of the the the the the the the the the the head the of the the the of the of the of the of the of the of the energy of the of the of the of the of the of of the of the the of the the the only thing I can tell you that I have a a a a a a the a the the the the the the the the the the the the the history of the the of the here and the other thing that I have a problem and I know I know I know I a I a I a I don't know what the
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