Harvey Milk

2:12pm

Tue May 20, 2014
out in the bay ~ 7pm Thursday 05-22-14

Harvey Milk Celebrated

Harvey Milk

Thursday, May 22nd is the debut of the Harvey Milk postage stamp.  "Out In The Bay's" Marilyn Pittman talks with James Black and Charles Morris, the authors of  "An Archive of Hope,"  a collection of Harvey Milk's speeches, columns, and campaign materials. Hear about Harvey's passion for government by the people and his campaign motto: "You gotta give 'em hope." Thursday, May 22nd, at 7pm right after "Fresh Air.  (originally aired October 13, 2013)

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8:09pm

Thu July 11, 2013
Politics

Out In The Bay 7/11/13

"An Archive Of Hope"--a collection of Harvey Milk's letters, speeches, columns.

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8:13pm

Thu July 4, 2013
Arts & Culture

Out In The Bay 7/4/13

Rainbow flag discussion

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11:25pm

Tue September 11, 2012
Out in the Bay 9/13 - 7pm

The Milk-Moscone Murders

Harvey Milk during his second unsuccessful run for San Francisco Board of Supervisors.
Tom Eure/Harvey Milk Archives, Gay & Lesbian Center, San Francisco Public Library

Harvey Milk in His Own Words, and Why Dan White Killed Milk and Mayor George Moscone. 

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5:20pm

Tue May 22, 2012
Arts & Culture

GLBT museum celebrates fight for social justice

Photo courtesy of the GLBT Historical Society http://www.glbthistory.org/index.html

The rainbow flag flying over the Castro District is symbolic of the gay community. But back in Harvey Milk’s day, San Francisco was not as gay-friendly. Consider the words of Milk’s speechwriter, Frank Robinson, from a promo for the film 2008 Milk: “When he came to town, there were a lot of gays living in town but there was no such thing as a gay community per se. People were friends of the community who would be your friends until you got between a rock and a hard place, and then they didn’t know you.”

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