Tag Archives: Alaska LGBT Community Survey
My review shows that there is clearly a lack of quantifiable evidence necessitating this ordinance. That’s what Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan stated on August 17, 2009 when he vetoed Anchorage Ordinance 2009-64, the Anchorage equal rights ordinance, which had been … Continue reading
A brief history of Alaska LGBT research studies and the Anchorage LGBT Discrimination Survey. Published originally as an op-ed in the Anchorage Press.
The Anchorage LGBT Community Survey isn’t only to address questions about the discrimination and bias LGBT Alaskans face. It will also address a full range of other questions and issues affecting members of our community.
In announcing the Alaska LGBT Community Survey — I call it AKQ for short — I frequently used the word “we.” “We’ve decided…,” “we’ll use the survey…,” “we aim….” So just who are “we” — besides, of course, me? In … Continue reading