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COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS ABOUT RACE
Founded by Glenn E. Singleton in 1992, Pacific Educational Group is committed to achieving racial equity in education.  http://courageousconversation.com/

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EPISODE 003 RESOURCE (1 item)

ACTION CONTINUUM Adams, M., Bell, L., & Griffin, P. (1997). Teaching for diversity and social justice: A sourcebook. New York: Routledge. STEP UP! – Facilitator Guide http://stepupprogram.org/docs/handouts/STEPUP_Action_Continuum.pdf

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EPISODE 005 RESOURCES (3 items)

  1. YouTube interview with Wm. Blair Anderson, Chief of Police, City of St. Cloud, MN (by Andre Koen) Published 02/22/2015:
  2. Edina, MN Police Incident with Larnie Thomas 10/12/16:
  3. Star Tribune article “Video of Edina police officer confronting a black man goes viral”

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EPISODE 006 (Kristine Lizdas) RESOURCES (13 items)

  1. Kristine Lizdas (EMAIL: kclizdas@gmail.com), Attorney/Legal Policy Director
  2. Collaborative Reform Initiative for Technical Assistance Fact Sheet, https://cops.usdoj.gov/pdf/technical_assistance.pdf
  3. Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), United States Department of Justice, https://cops.usdoj.gov/collaborativereform
  4. United States Department of Justice, Special Litigation Section Cases & Matters, https://www.justice.gov/crt/special-litigation-section-cases-and-matters0#police
  5. PBS FRONTLINE episode “Policing the Police” June 28, 2016 on “How do you transform a troubled police department?” http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/investigation/policing-the-police/
  6. Investigation of the Baltimore City Police Department, United States DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION August 10, 2016, https://www.justice.gov/opa/file/883366/download
  7. Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department, United States Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, March 4, 2015, https://www.justice.gov/sites/default/files/opa/press-releases/attachments/2015/03/04/ferguson_police_department_report.pdf
  8. Police Accountability Taskforce, Recommendations for Reform: Restoring Trust between the Chicago Police, and the Communities they Serve, EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, April 2016, https://chicagopatf.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/PATF_Final_Report_Executive_Summary_4_13_16-1.pdf
  9. University of Wisconsin Law School, Legal Studies Research Paper Series Paper No. 1349, “Policing a Free Society,” by Herman Goldstein, https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2596883
  10. The University of Alabama School of Law, “Structural Reform Litigation in American Police Departments,” by Stephen Rushin, 99 MINNESOTA LAW REVIEW 1343(2015), http://www.minnesotalawreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Rushin_pdf1.pdf
  11. “The Duluth Model,” Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs (DAIP) http://www.theduluthmodel.org/about/index.html
  12. Final Report of the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing, May 2015, https://cops.usdoj.gov/pdf/taskforce/taskforce_finalreport.pdf
  13. Documentary: “13th” (NETFLIX ORIGINAL) In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom. https://www.netflix.com/title/80091741  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V66F3WU2CKk

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EPISODE 007 (Chief Anderson, St. Cloud Police Dept., MN) RESOURCES (4 items)

  1. “FAIR & IMPARTIAL POLICING” Training Resource
    http://www.fairimpartialpolicing.com/
  2. Article: “St. Cloud Police Chief William Blair Anderson Shuts Down Fox News Hosts On Live TV”
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/william-blair-anderson-fox-news_us_57e09457e4b08cb14097af08
  3. COP House – St. Cloud, article: “COP House set to become reality”
    http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2016/10/19/cop-house-set-become-reality/92352096/
  4. COP Houses – The Official Website of the City of Racine, WI
    http://cityofracine.org/Departments/Police/COP-Houses/Main/

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EPISODE 9:  Martin Luther King Jr. Day, celebration for youth, Bryan Schachtele – “You Are the Revolution Coaching”

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Contact Bryan Schachtele:
https://www.facebook.com/bryan.schachtele
www.BryanSchachtele.com
Bryan@BryanSchachtele.com
You Are The Revolution Coaching

 

 

 

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EPISODE 10: MN Representative Nick Zerwas – Bill promotes financial penalties for some protesters

Representative Nick Zerwas (R) District: 30A
Email: rep.nick.zerwas@house.mn
433 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155
651-296-4237

“The Gift of an Open Heart: The Struggle from Birth to Graduation for a Young Heart Patient” Paperback – October 20, 2005 by Nicholas Zerwas (Author)
https://www.amazon.com/Gift-Open-Heart-Struggle-Graduation/dp/1930374178

American Heart Association – Nick Zerwas
http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Giving/Nick-Zerwas_UCM_308043_Article.jsp#.WJXzSzsrKUk

“What really happens when an emergency vehicle comes upon a protest [PHOTOS]” Thursday, February 2, 2017 by Mike Mullen
http://www.citypages.com/news/what-really-happens-when-an-emergency-vehicle-comes-upon-a-protest-photos/412534183

New Minnesota law would force protesters to reimburse police – Jan. 26, 2017 – 2:40 – State representative Nick Zerwas explains on ‘Fox & Friends’
http://video.foxnews.com/v/5298183678001/?#sp=show-clips

“Minnesota GOP charts new course in response to protests” by Kyle Potter, Associated Press · St. Paul. Jan 23, 2017
http://www.mprnews.org/story/2017/01/23/mn-gop-charts-new-course-protest-response

“Rep. Zerwas: Dayton ‘Made Things Worse’ With Comments On OIS” July 8, 2016 2:36 PM
http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2016/07/08/rep-zerwas-dayton-castile-shooting/

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…AND DON’T FORGET ABOUT “ARMCHAIR ACTIVIST” CO-HOST ANDRE KOEN

ANDRE KOEN is an energetic presenter, a powerful communicator, and a dynamic teacher. There are many words that describe him. The most illustrative is “Andre, the Enkindled Spirit”. Andre is a diversity trainer in Minnesota. He provides face-to-face and online courses on diversity education including leadership development, empowerment training, cross-cultural competence, sensitivity training, anti-racism training and team building. Most of his clients include professionals needing continuing education credits. His weekly blog includes ideas for controlling, removing, and fighting discrimination. Koen also offers one-on-one training and coaching. http://www.andrekoen.com/

Andre Koen, AM Horizons
Andre Koen, AM Horizons
Brian Jost, Pod Launcher Studios, LLC
Brian Jost, Pod Launcher Studios, LLC