July 2016

posted 07.28.2016
By Robert Versteeg Much progress has been made in gaining equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the United States. However, institutionalized discrimination and homophobia the healthcare realm and in senior services remain problematic. LGBT older adults face dual…
posted 07.28.2016
By Philip B. Stafford It has been more than 45 years since Sherry Arnstein published her seminal article, “The Ladder of Participation” in the Journal of the American Planning Association. At base, the article was about the distribution of power in society, and advocated for goals of empowerment—…