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  1. Gus Van Sant on His Berlin Entry and Working With WeinsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and then I saw him at the premiere. You've tackled several films featuring real people, from John Callahan to Harvey Milk, and some loosely based on real people. What's the biggest challenge in portraying real people? Harvey Milk was a well-known ...

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  2. Tom Daley, Dustin Lance Black announce impending fatherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... championships. Black is an American screenwriter and director who won an Academy Award in 2008 for his screenplay for "Milk," a biopic of gay-rights campaigner Harvey Milk.

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  3. Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black expecting babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | CBS News

    ... in Devon, England. Daley is 23 and Black is 43. Black won an Academy Award for his screenplay for the 2008 movie "Milk" about gay activist and politician Harvey Milk. He also wrote 2011's "J. Edgar" starring Leonardo DiCaprio and 2010's "Virginia" ...

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  4. Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black expecting their first childRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | New York Daily News

    Black is best known for his Best Original Screenplay Oscar, which he scored in 2008 for "Milk," the biopic about gay activist and politician Harvey Milk, who was portrayed by Sean Penn. Daley, meanwhile, earned his first bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics, and picked up a second in Rio in 2016.

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  5. The Olympic athlete announced the news to fans on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | IcLichfield

    ... be happier". Black, 43, is an American film director and producer. He won an Oscar for best original screenplay for Milk, a film based on the life of gay rights activist and politician Harvey Milk. File photo dated 28/09/15 of Tom Daley (left) and ...

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  6. Q&A: Governor Jay Inslee Talks Carbon, Car Tabs, Marijuana, Trump, and RossiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Stranger

    In an interview, Gov. Inslee quotes Harvey Milk, slams the "inhumane narcissist in the White House," and tells The Stranger to get on its high horse. Governor Jay Inslee stopped by our office on Monday to pitch us on his signature carbon tax proposal, which faces a steep climb to passage in Olympia.

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  7. The unisex bathroom at Eight Rows Flint in the Heights neighborhood...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | SFGate

    ... An estimated 75,000 to 125,000 people march in the first-ever March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights. Harvey Milk becomes California's first openly gay man to hold elected office when he is inaugurated as San Francisco city supervisor. ...

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  8. Feb. 9: Unrest in Philly, sleep apnea and respecting TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | New York Daily News

    ... excuse used for the racist, homophobic Dan White, who killed San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk in November 1978. Fatigue is the individual's responsibility! Not getting proper rest is the same as alcohol or drug abuse and ...

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  9. Photo Flash: Meet the Cast and Creatives of a Letter to Harvey MilkRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The musical A LETTER TO Harvey Milk will debut Off-Broadway at Theatre Row's Acorn Theatre , beginning performances on February 21, opening on March 6, running through May 13, 2018. Tickets are $79 - $99 and can be purchased Aury Krebs , CJ Pawlikowski and Cheryl Stern .

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  10. Harvey Milk memorialized in light and art in the CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | SFGate

    Before the rain came the rainbow. On the 40th anniversary of the election of San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk, shafts of multicolored LED lights rose into the clouds as "Harvey's Halo" came alive in the Castro on Wednesday night.

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  11. Watch now: Deadpool meets Josh Brolin's Cable in trailer for "Deadpool 2"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... least 67 people were still missing or unaccounted for after a magnitude 6.4 earthquak... ARLINGTON, VA - The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) today admonished the authors of a McGill University study for a research article falsely ...

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  12. Selena Gomez will talk like an animal to Robert Downey Jr. in "Doctor Dolittle"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... least 67 people were still missing or unaccounted for after a magnitude 6.4 earthquak... ARLINGTON, VA - The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) today admonished the authors of a McGill University study for a research article falsely ...

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  13. Dennis Peron, Ameri-canna HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... as a political and gay rights activist, supporting and helping to elect the city's first openly gay candidate, Harvey Milk, to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977. He also sold weed-lots of it-which got him arrested numerous times, ...

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  14. The 26 people who are cool enough for Muni ticket mural gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | SFGate

    ... Quitevis) is turntable artist and composer who grew up in the Excelsior District and went to Balboa High. HARVEY MILK was the first openly gay man elected to office in California. The San Francisco supervisor and Mayor George Moscone (right) were ...

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  15. San Francisco Announces It Will Wipe Out Thousands of Marijuana ConvictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | The New York Observer

    "We, the people of San Francisco, demand that the District Attorney, along with the Chief of Police, cease the arrest and prosecution of individuals involved in the cultivation, transfer, or possession of marijuana," read the text of Proposition W. Approved by 63.7 percent of voters in November 1978 , it was a clear demand for a ceasefire, and it was supposed to have been the first step toward legalization. However, a few weeks later, the city's mayor, George Moscone, and California's first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, were assassinated by a former police officer named Dan White.

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  16. Brighton Pride 2018: How to buy ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Daily Mail

    ... ased here . The Rainbo Flag was originally commissioned by the San Francisco politician and gay rights activist, Harvey Milk in 1978. Artist Gilbert Baker designed the flag, which has become the symbol of LGBTQ+ pride and movements.

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  17. Linda Harvey: Defender of the RainbowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | South Florida Blade

    ... rainbow flag was designed and adopted in 1978 by artist Gilbert Baker (who just died in March) at the request of Harvey Milk. The idea was a symbol to represent the LGBTQ community's pride and diversity (not, as Harvey puts it, "grave homosexual ...

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  18. San Francisco's oldest gay bar, the Gangway, closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Daily Mail

    San Francisco's oldest gay bar - which survived Prohibition and included Harvey Milk among its patrons - shuts its doors after more than 100 years Harvey Milk, America's first openly gay politician, once donated a plaque to one of the bar's owners inside the institution The establishment was founded in 1910, and managed to stay open throughout America's Prohibition era, which lasted from 1920 to 1933. The space was established as a gay bar by 1960, and patrons included the likes of Harvey Milk, the first politician in America who was openly gay.

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  19. SF's Oldest Gay Bar, The Gangway, Has ClosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Eater

    ... was legal. In 1977 Roland hosted a fundraiser, donating cash and turkeys to seniors for Thanksgiving which Harvey Milk acknowledged with a plaque presented in the bar. Longtime Gangway owner Jung Lee's liquor license now belongs to Sam Young, the ...

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  20. LGBT History Month Profiles Elio di Rupo - and Jos SarriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2013 | South Florida Blade

    ... in the world. The Widow Norton would reign as Empress in the System until 2007. He became a close friend to Harvey Milk, who, in 1977, would win the seat on the Board of Supervisors that Sarria tried to win back in 1961. Sarria lived in San ...

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