Harvey Milk

Harvey Milk

Supervisor Drums Up Support For Renaming SFO After Harvey Milk

A San Francisco supervisor has been trying to drum up support for a ballot measure that would rename San Francisco International Airport after gay rights icon Harvey Milk.

02/22/2013

Harvey Milk

Supervisor Introduces Measure To Rename SFO After Harvey Milk

The charter amendment sponsored by Supervisor David Campos would put the question of creating Harvey Milk-San Francisco International Airport on San Francisco’s November ballot.

01/15/2013

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

Officials Mull Naming San Francisco Int’l Airport For Harvey Milk

San Francisco lawmakers are considering whether to ask voters to rename the city’s airport after one of their own: slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk.

01/15/2013

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

SF Vigil Marks 34 Years Since Milk, Moscone Assassinations

To mark 34 years since the assassination of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk, city officials and the families and supporters of the slain leaders held a vigil and led a walk from City Hall to the Castro District Tuesday evening.

11/27/2012

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Castro Street Fair Preview

Come out to support the LGBT community and have some fun with a visit to the Castro Street Fair.

CBS San Francisco–09/27/2012

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San Francisco Supervisor: Ouija Board Comment Was A Joke

A San Francisco supervisor who said he consulted a Ouija board before a vote now says he was joking—and the only spirit he was summoning was the spirit of humor.

05/24/2012

Ouija board

SF Supervisor Avalos Consults Ouija Board For Harvey Milk Navy Ship Vote

A San Francisco supervisor said he consulted a Ouija board before city leaders voted on whether to recommend naming a Navy ship after slain gay rights activist Harvey Milk.

05/23/2012

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

USS Harvey Milk Resolution Approved By SF Supervisors

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday in favor of a resolution to name a Navy ship in honor of murdered San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk, considered the nation’s first openly gay major public office holder.

05/22/2012

Harvey Milk

San Diego To Name Street After Harvey Milk

The San Diego City Council has voted unanimously to rename a street after gay civil rights hero Harvey Milk. Milk was assassinated less than a year after he took public office in San Francisco on the Board of Supervisors.

05/08/2012

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone was assassinated Nov. 27, 1978 by former Supervisor Dan White, whom Moscone refused to reappoint to the Board of Supervisors. White also shot and killed Supervisor and gay rights activist Harvey Milk that day. (AP)

SF Mayor Moscone’s Son Directs Play About Father’s Murder

After years of struggling with his father’s legacy, the son of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone has given voice to his memories of events that shook the Bay Area through a play, “Ghost Light.”

01/12/2012

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