Harvey Milk

Peter Kujawski, chairman of Focus Features, honors Harvey Milk for The Advocate's 50th anniversary.

September 21 2017 6:45 AM

The late gay rights activist's antiwar record is at odds with the honor recently announced by the U.S. Navy.

July 29 2016 6:27 PM

While his nephew and other LGBT leaders are hailing the Navy's decision, there are many who think it's wrong to name a military vessel for the civil rights icon.

July 29 2016 1:25 PM

On what would have been Harvey Milk's 86th birthday, his former colleague and close friend shares his thoughts on the man and his legacy.

May 22 2016 12:34 PM

Find out how the capital of one of the reddest states in the nation made history by publicly honoring a gay rights legend — all in the shadow of the antigay Mormon Church.

May 19 2016 5:09 AM

“I am where I am because of people like Harvey,” said the out mayor, after installing the street sign on Friday.

May 14 2016 2:52 PM