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Harvey Milk Stamp to Debut at The White House

By EDGE | Monday Apr 14, 2014
The official first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony for the Harvey Milk Forever Stamp will take place at the White House May 22.

Image For Harvey Milk Stamp Released

By EDGE | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
The design for the long awaited and debated Harvey Milk commemorative forever stamp, was released to the philatelist website Monday. The stamp will be released on Harvey Milk Day, May 22.

Petition Calls for Harvey Milk Stamp Unveiling in San Francisco

By Matthew S. Bajko | Saturday Mar 22, 2014
A local gay philatelist has launched a campaign to urge the United States Postal Service to unveil its Harvey Milk stamp later this spring in San Francisco to coincide with annual celebrations of Milk’s birthday.

Ultra Conservative Pundit Really Upset Over Harvey Milk Stamp

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Oct 17, 2013
A spokesman for the Christian and vehemently anti-gay Liberty Counsel is not happy that the U.S. Postal Service will honor Harvey Milk with a stamp, calling California’s first openly gay elected politician an "evil man" who raped teen boys.

US Postal Service Approve Harvey Milk Stamp

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Oct 11, 2013
Officials from the Harvey Milk Foundation took to Facebook on Thursday to confirm that the U.S. Postal Service has approved a stamp honoring LGBT icon Harvey Milk and his legacy.

Oakland Remembers Harvey Milk, Monument Dedicated

By Louise Adams | Wednesday May 29, 2013
The Oakland Chamber of Commerce will honor Harvey Milk and a number of other humanitarians with a stunning bronze monument, which will be unveiled on May 31.

Bay Area Celebrates Harvey Milk Day

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday May 22, 2013
From book readings to movie screenings, the Bay Area is marking the annual Harvey Milk Day with a variety of events this year.

California Conservatives Call for School Boycott on Harvey Milk Day

By Winnie McCroy | Monday May 20, 2013
Conservatives are calling for parents to keep their kids home from school on May 22, when California plans to commemorate the first openly-gay lawmaker.

San Francisco Airport Won’t Be Renamed Harvey Milk

By Lisa Leff | Wednesday May 8, 2013
A San Francisco lawmaker said Tuesday that he has abandoned a proposal to rename San Francisco International Airport after slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk and instead plans to pursue getting an airport terminal named in Milk’s honor.

Andrew Lippa to Unveil New Harvey Milk Songs

By Mark Kennedy | Tuesday Apr 2, 2013
A new concert piece about Harvey Milk by Tony Award-nominee Andrew Lippa will have its world premiere in June in San Francisco to mark the 35th anniversary of the slain gay rights leader’s death.