Indian Country Today

Put on a Happy Face #20707

Friday, July 8, 03:00 pm on FNX National

Duration: 0:26:45

Description: Dine' musician and activist Jeneda Benally wanted something special for her birthday last year. And now, Mr. Happy Face is a star! He was named the World's Ugliest Dog. Salt-River Pima Indian drag queen Pyra has been named the Indigenous Fire Queen of Phoenix. She has been performing for over three years in Arizona. ICT has hired Jason Begay as a national editor and coach. Begay is a veteran journalist and long-time educator. Most recently he's been the director of Native American Journalism Projects at the University of Montana School of Journalism.


Broadcast In: English