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Exam 1-K

Video links:


(1) Standing Bear’s Footsteps (PBS, 2012), available at http://www.pbs.org/video/2288017765/. 57 minutes

(2) “The Tragedy of Wounded Knee (The Ghost Dance),” 17 minutes

(3) “A Tribe Called Red—The Manawan Session,” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D0e4d1yt7x8

Links used in lecture:

Paiute Native American Shaman Wovoka and the Ghost Dance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cI0Jfdkq4z8

Native American Spirits - Ghost Dance Movement https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8L1Fslf3g2M&feature=related

Halluci Nation https://m.mic.com/articles/148474/a-tribe-called-red-aim-to-unite-artists-activists-against-colonialism-on-halluci-nation#.7yT12Idki

Blackbear Singers http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/aboriginal/documentary-looks-at-atcr-collaboration-with-black-bear-1.3666079

Red Bone https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Dj0drevGOgA

Analysis of “NDNs? From All Directions” https://laurenlovesllamas.wordpress.com/2012/10/31/ndns-from-all-directions-a-tribe-called-red/

Readings link:

  • Starita, Joe. I Am a Man:” Chief Standing Bear's Journey for Justice. New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, reprint ed., 2010

An audio version is available on AUDIBLE via an Amazon account.'

Exam 2-K

Essay Outline Worksheet

Exam 2 Essay Worksheet


Key Terms and Ideas

Section 442 Triad K Spring 2016

Section 460 Triad K Spring 2016

Angel Island Group Study Materials



  • “Virtual Tour of Angel Island Immigration Station Through the Eyes of Dan Quan,” by the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation (2010), available at

  • “Angel Island Profile: Tyrus Wong,” a documentary by LeapManProductions? (2011) available at



  • Aloe Blacc, “Wake Me Up,” available at


Exam 3-K

Videos and articles:

The Students Demands. Kelly Simpson, “ East L.A. Blowouts: Walking Out for Justice in the Classrooms ,” KCET, March 7, 2012, https://www.kcet.org/departures - columns/east - la - blowouts - walking - out - for - jus tice - in - the - classrooms . (3) Elaine Woo , “Sal Castro Dies at 79; L.A. teacher played role in 1968 protests,” Los Angeles Times , April 15, 2013, http://www.latimes.com/local/obituaries/la - me - sal - castro - 20130416 - story.html . (4) Julie Chang, “ Does a new Texas textbook whitewash Mexican - American history? ” Austin American - Statesman , June 10, 2016, http://www.mystatesman.com/news/news/sta te - regional - govt - politics/does - a - new - texas - textbook - whitewash - mexican - americ/nrdYt/ . Watch (1) “Sal Castro & the 1968 East LA Walkouts,” directed by Pat Morrison and produced by Alison Sotomayor, National Hispanic Media Coalition, Impact Awards Gala, 2006, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= - 3TKnj0fXZs . (15 minutes) (2) “Taking Back our Schools,” episode 3 of Chicano! History of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement , directed by Publ ic Broadcasting Service, 1996, T.V. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xY6cytReBm8 (54 minutes) (3) “Sandra Robbie honored at Awards 40.” Sandra Robbie directed a film about the Mendez v. Westminster case in Orange County, CA. This clip gives an overview of the case. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BAiqsKegJjA (4 minutes) (4) “Austin Revealed: Chicano Civil Rights ‘Desegregation & Education.’” KL RU TV, 2016 . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y30BmZ9bJDo (11 minutes)