Dr. Luke Tripp's Home Page

 

Professor of Ethnic Studies

 

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Published Works

 

 

COURSES

Ethnic Studies 111

Race in America

Community Studies 195

Community and Democratic Citizenship

Ethnic Studies 470/570

The Black Community in the United States

Human relations 497/597

HUMAN RELATIONS AND THE TEACHER

Social Science 104

General Social Science

Social Science 401

Concepts in Social Science

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ADDRESS

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Stewart Hall 392

St. Cloud State University 720 Fourth Avenue South

St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498

TELEPHONE

320-255-3913

EMAIL

lstripp@stcloudstate.edu

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Helpful Website Resources

Minnesota Government Branches, Agencies, Offices, and other Publicly Supported Institutions

CIVIL RIGHTS

St. Cloud, Minnesota

SOURCES FOR RACIAL ISSUES: Dr. Margaret Villaneuva, website

RACE & GENOMICS

Census Scope: Census 2000

WRITING RESOURCE

Race and Medicine

Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity

The Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity investigates the ways that laws, policies and practices affect development patterns in U.S. metropolitan regions, with a particular focus on the growing social and economic disparities within these areas.

http://www.law.umn.edu/metro/index.html

 

Advancing Human Rights: A Status Report on Human Rights in the United States

http://www.ushrnetwork.org/resources-media/advancing-human-rights-status-report-human-rights-united-states

 

Racial Disparities in Minnesota

POVERTY & RACE

The Minnesota Legislative Report Card on Racial Equity, released Tuesday. It gave both the Legislature and Gov. Tim Pawlenty a D for their actions in 2007, up from an F in 2006.

MINNESOTA LEGISLATIVE REPORT CARD ON RACIAL EQUITY 2005-6

Another useful source for information ... related to legislation in MN  "report card" ... and 2012 agenda

 

Useful for our RI courses and for a report on why racial issues courses important for MN students ....

 

2011 report :

 

http://www.oaproject.org/sites/default/files/attachments/oap_2011_report_card.pdf 

 

2012 agenda ... racial equity, MN

 

http://www.oaproject.org/sites/default/files/attachments/2012_racial_equity_agenda.pdf 

 

Wealth Inequality in America

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QPKKQnijnsM

George Carlin: how does our economic system work?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PYZpWTvre9c

 

The Roots of the Widening Racial Wealth Gap: Explaining the Black-White Economic Divide

 

 

United Nations Report on Racism in the USA 2009

Comprehensive Websites on Racial Issues

Diversity in Minnesota fact sheets

Black Population of Minnesota

OneMinneapolis: Community Indicators Report October 2011

http://www.minneapolisfoundation.org/Libraries/Documents_for_Website/2011CommunityIndicatorsReport.sflb.ashx

 

Blacks in Minnesota

US HUMAN RIGHTS NETWORK: Building a people Centered Movement

 

http://www.ushrnetwork.org/content/campaignproject/human-rights-resources

 

National Center for education Statistics: Reading Literacy in the United States

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs/96258.pdf

 

This study gives several empirical tables that rank the us near the

bottom.  This study needs to be read by many, and to discuss what can be

done.

 

http://www.sgi-network.org/pdf/SGI11_Social_Justice_OECD.pdf

 

Closely related to the Heritage Foundation publication about low IQ of immigrants from Mexico (Richwine),

there has been a growth in research that correlates race and genetic differences with human achievement despite the preponderance of opposing evidence:

 

2013:  http://www.independentsciencenews.org/science-media/science-and-social-control-political-paralysis-and-the-genetics-agenda/

 

2011:  http://oregonstate.edu/dept/humanities/claims-genetic-race-differences-rise-again

 

2004, NYT:   http://www.nytimes.com/2004/10/27/science/27race.html?_r=0

 

 

If you havenŐt seen the articles re Heritage Foundation and Harvard Ph.D., Richwine, here they are:

 

(genetics & Richwine)   http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/cross-check/2013/05/16/should-research-on-race-and-iq-be-banned/

 

http://www.thenation.com/blog/174291/harvard-phd-and-hispanics-iq-how-jason-richwines-dissertation-got-him-fired-heritage-fou

 

http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2013/05/22/2044781/jason-richwine-harvard-dissertation-race-iq-hispanic/?mobile=nc

MINNESOTA Minority Education Partnership-MMEP

State of Students of Color and American Indian Students Report: Executive Summary 2012

 

http://www.mmep.org/component/k2/item/22-2012-state-of-students-of-color-and-american-indian-students-report-executive-summary