Harvey Milk

Sean Penn as Harvey Milk

Catholic University Halts Screening Of ‘Milk’ About Assassinated San Francisco Gay Rights Leader

A student group at Catholic University postponed a screening of a movie about San Francisco gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk after school officials raised questions about a flier linking the event to LGBT awareness month.

10/03/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About San Francisco

While many facts about the city by the bay may be obvious, there are many other facts that aren’t as obvious. Here are 10 things you might not know about San Francisco.

09/23/2014

Harvey Milk stamp unveiling

Anti-Gay Christian Group’s Advice: Don’t Accept Mail With New Harvey Milk Stamp

The first U.S. stamp to feature an openly gay elected official is prompting outcry from the Christian fundamentalist group American Family Association.

05/29/2014

In To Be Out: Gay Celebrities

On Harvey Milk Day, San Franciscans Rush To Buy USPS Stamp Of Slain Gay Rights Leader

The stamp with Milk’s laughing face, name and a small strip of the rainbow flag, first became available this morning at post offices throughout San Francisco and nationwide.

05/22/2014

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

SF Honors Legacies of Milk, Moscone 35 Years After Assassinations

Mayor Ed Lee and State Senator Mark Leno were among the leaders gathered on the steps of San Francisco City Hall Wednesday to mark 35 years since the assassinations of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk.

11/27/2013

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

San Francisco To Mark 35 Years Since Assassinations Of Milk, Moscone

A broad coalition of community groups and the Harvey Milk Foundation are honoring the 35th anniversary of slain San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk and Mayor George Moscone in back-to-back vigil and marches starting Wednesday afternoon.

11/27/2013

Harvey Milk

San Francisco Events Mark Harvey Milk Day

The late San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk was being remembered in a series of events Wednesday, on what would have been his 83rd birthday.

05/22/2013

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

San Francisco Airport Won’t Be Renamed After Harvey Milk

Supervisor David Campos said he has abandoned the idea of putting a ballot measure on the city ballot asking voters to approve the name change he proposed in January.

05/07/2013

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

San Diego Names Street After Harvey Milk

Nearly a year after it was approved, two blocks in San Diego’s Hillcrest district have officially become Harvey Milk Street in honor of the gay civil rights hero.

04/12/2013

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Poll Finds Majority Oppose Naming SFO For Harvey Milk

61 percent of those polled said they oppose the proposal to rename San Francisco International Airport after Harvey Milk.

02/27/2013

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