On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 7:09 PM, Andreas Kolbe <jayen466(a)gmail.com> wrote:
This seems to be a recurring (and daunting) pattern. People call for
transparency about a particular issue. Eventually, someone in a leadership
position responds that yes, demands for transparency about this issue are
quite reasonable, and in fact more transparency would be absolutely
At this point, people relax, feeling they have been heard. The clamouring
crowd disperses. But in fact, nothing happens, and the same questions arise
again some weeks, months, years down the line.
It would be wonderful if we had a dedicated transparency officer within
community engagement department. Perhaps we could open a page on meta
listing transparency requests.