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University of Idaho


Course-Related Links
Check this page often for links related to the class

****Fall SEMESTER****

The Morrill Land-Grant Act

"Conservative" and "Liberal" (the Crowley definitions)


Academic Integrity

UI Critical Thinking Handbook

Office of Academic Service-Learning

(from the UI Faculty-Staff Handbook)

Mark Edmundson, "On the Uses of a Liberal Education" (must print 6 separate pages)

Robert Jensen, "Goodbye to Patriotism"                                                                 Robert Jensen, "September 11 and the Politics of University Teaching"
An interview with Robert Jensen   

Wallace Stegner "A Sense of Place"

Reaction to Terry Tempest Williams's politics, Florida, October 2004

Coyote Clan ("a gathering place and resource for information related to the life and work of Terry Tempest Williams")

Southern Poverty Law Center
(founded by Morris Dees) -- Reviews of American Beauty

American Beauty--The Unofficial Page

(the film Lester and Ricky discuss while smoking dope)

A negative review of the film, by David Walsh

Documents relating to Levittown

Levittown, PA: Building the Suburban Dream   

official sherman alexie | biography

Sending cinematic smoke signals: an interview with Sherman Alexie.

Alexie, "The Exaggeration of Despair"

Dick Lourie, "Forgiving Our Fathers"
(part of this poem is used at the end of Smoke Signals)

Kennewick Man Virtual Interpretive Center

Department of Interior
(another source of information about Kennewick Man) NATIVE AMERICAN MASCOTS: An Examination

What is Americanism? (Julius Streicher) 
(an editorial from 1944 by the man described in Ward Churchill's "Crimes Against Humanity")

Information about Leonard Peltier

Indian Conference and Pow Wow - University of Idaho

Information about Powwows ("Etiquette")

Rodney Frey's home page   

Li-Young Lee - The Academy of American Poets

Santa Fe v. Doe

Religion and Ethics Newsweekly

David James Duncan, "What Fundamentalists Need..."

"Republicans and Religion"
(article from Religion and Ethics Newsweekly, August 27, 2004)

The Jesus War (New Yorker Piece on Mel Gibson's "The Passion")

Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life--Poll Results November 2001
Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life

Religious Bodies of the World

Wikipedia List of Religions

American Atheists

An atheist's response to Andrew Newberg's claims

Religious Freedom Coalition - Promoting Religious Freedom and Family Based Legislation

Margaret Talbot, "A Mighty Fortress"
(for easy printing, go to bottom of article)

referred to in Margaret Talbot's "A Mighty Fortress"

Creation Education: Creation Science Fair 2001

"Taliban on the Palouse"
2004 article by Mark Potok about Moscow's Christ Church

"If Only..."
article by Doug Wilson, pastor of Christ Church, from Credenda/Agenda

BBC Religion/Ethics site for Judaism

350 Years of American Jewish History

Thoreau - Webtext on "Resistance to Civil Government"
(the whole essay appears here)

Eight excerpts from Thoreau's "Resistance to Civil Government"

Gerald Stern, "Behaving Like a Jew"

The End of Growth by Bill McKibben. 
Mother Jones
November/December 1999.

Protocols of the Elders of Zion

Charles Lindbergh's Des Moines Speech (1941)
(in which he opposes U.S. intervention in WWII and blames agitation to enter the war on, among others, the Jews)

Martin Luther, On the Jews and Their Lies

Basic Beliefs of Islam

"The Cold Within"

The Simpsons Archive


****Spring SEMESTER****

Guns in America
(National Institute of Justice Research in Brief / May 1997)

(Whistleblower Magazine September 2001)

Kim Allen, Thinking intelligently about guns in America

Two sites for Mark Warner's class:
     A Fly on the Wall
      A Lacy Pink Thong


Questions and Answers about Sexuality – heterosexual and homosexual

New Day Films - It's Elementary: Talking About Gay Issues in School

Idaho State Board of Education statement regarding "It's Elementary"

"Your Children Are Not Your Children"

Scouting For All - Home

frontline: assault on gay america: who's gay? what's straight?

For Gays, Tolerance Is a Prime-Time Fantasy

The Village Voice: Features: The Queer Issue: The New Queer Family by O'rya Hyde-Keller
(June 25/July 1, 2003)

Growing Up With Mom and Mom
(from the New York Times Magazine, 24 October 2004, by Susan Dominus)

Marge Piercy, "Barbie Doll"

Marge Piercy, "Unlearning to Not Speak"

Billy Collins, "Victoria's Secret"

Billy Collins, "Pinup"

Stephen S. Hall, "The Bully in the Mirror"

"Lost Boys" by Amy Benfer
( article about boys' experience in school)


The Man and the Woman

Links to articles on the issue of biological vs social construction of gender

Scientific American article from May 2002: "Sex Differences in the Brain"

U.S. Department of Labor/Women's Bureau - Statistics & Data


Anita Hill / Clarence Thomas


U.S. Supreme Court decision in Johnson v. Santa Clara
(the Diane Joyce case)

Affirmative Action Timeline

Affirmative Action History

The History of Affirmative Action Policies / In Motion Magazine

Martin Luther King, Jr.: "Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence"
(the "Jericho road" speech, delivered April 4, 1967, Riverside Church, New York City)

"Only Skin Deep"--exhibit on race at the International Center of Photography, New York City

High Country News: July 5, 1999 South Idaho's Hispanics create a community, by Stephen Lyons

Rita Dove Poems

Gwendolyn Brooks' "A Bronzeville Mother Loiters in Mississippi. Meanwhile, a Mississippi Mother Burns Bacon"
(written after Emmet Till's death in 1955)

The American Jewish Experience in the Twentieth Century

IRS seminars, IDs help illegal immigrants pay US taxes |


Adrienne Rich, "Prospective Immigrants Please Note"

A Definition of Racism (Helan Enoch Page)

Black People Love Us!

Pluralism Project Homepage

Census Bureau Home Page

Paul Krugman: "The Class Wars"

This is Your Story - The Progressive Story of America. Pass It On.
(a speech by Bill Moyers, delivered June 4,2003)

Labor Strikes in the Coal Industry

Veterans Oral History Project