Interview with Native America Calling
Monday, August 29, 2011–Russell Means: Fighting Cancer with Tradition : (listen)
Not too long ago, in a personal online video, Russell Means (Oglala Lakota) announced that he was diagnosed with terminal esophageal cancer. He stated he has decided against using the western approach of aggressive medical measures to battle what he calls a “white man’s disease.” Instead he has chosen to turn to Native tradition and spiritual practices to face this head on. What does it truly mean to find the path to health on a traditional road? Our guest is actor/activist Russell Means.