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Panel Recommendation: Name SFO Terminal 1 for Harvey Milk

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 1
The advisory panel tasked with naming a terminal at San Francisco International Airport after gay icon Harvey Milk is recommending it be the under renovation Terminal 1.

SF Artists Pay Homage to Milk

By Heather Cassell | May 20
Jun Yang nine years ago moved to San Francisco and has become a successful painter, with his works displayed at various galleries and included in a number of curated art shows over the years.

Navy Sec'y Mabus Defends Naming Ship for Harvey Milk, Other 'Heroes'

By Jennifer McDermott | Sep 14
Mabus has said he is honoring people who have shown heroism, just as past navy secretaries have done. Critics question why he would name a ship for Harvey Milk or other non-military heroes.

Navy Brass Honors Milk at Ship Ceremony

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 20
More than 200 dignitaries, members of the U.S. Navy, and local LGBT community members gathered on the Great Lawn at Treasure Island Tuesday, August 16 for a ceremony naming an about-to-be-built supply vessel after the late Harvey Milk.

Salt Lake City May Name Street for Gay Civil Rights Leader

By Lindsay Whitehurst | Oct 13
Salt Lake City could soon have a street named after pioneering gay leader Harvey Milk.

San Francisco Columbarium Rededicates Milk Niche

By Chris Huqueriza | May 30
The San Francisco Columbarium rededicated a larger memorial niche in honor of slain city supervisor Harvey Milk for its observance of Harvey Milk Day.

Kristin Chenoweth Hits Lincoln Center with NYC Debut of Lippa's 'I Am Harvey Milk'

By Brian Scott Lipton | Sep 29
Kristin Chenoweth trades Broadway for Lincoln Center this weekend, when she appears in the NYC debut of Andrew Lippa's oratorio "I Am Harvey Milk" at Avery Fisher Hall.

Milk Stamp a Hit in Castro

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 2
The new Harvey Milk postage stamp was so popular locally that it sold out at the Castro Post Office on its first day.

AFA: ’Don’t Accept Mail Using Harvey Milk Stamp’

By EDGE | Jun 1
The AFA, in its ongoing effort to promote general idiocy in the name of "traditional family morals" sent a message to it’s legions of deluded followers last week urging them not to receive any letter sent to them using the Harvey Milk stamp.

Nation Celebrates Harvey Milk Stamp

May 28
Political leaders gathered at the White House last Thursday to unveil a new U.S. postage stamp commemorating slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk, while in San Francisco activists and celebrities also came together.

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