The late gay rights leader is being honored in the air.
The gay rights icon was memorialized in the January 11, 1979 issue of The Advocate. Read the obituary below.
Forty years after his assassination, Harvey Milk's political children discuss the slain supervisor's legacy.
As we prepare for a critical midterm election, it's worth recalling another one, in which California voters rejected a virulently homophobic ballot measure.
"He was a touchstone to my own self-acceptance and authenticity."
One of the most familiar emblems from the early days of the gay rights movement is now in the Smithsonian Museum: Harvey Milk’s bullhorn.