07/17/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Honoring Harvey Milk: Chicago LGBT Activists Launch Week of Action

Answering the call from Cleve Jones and other organizers of last autumn's national LGBT march on Washington, Chicago activists have put together a busy week of action slated to honor gay political leader Harvey Milk and continue the push for legal progress. Activists worldwide will also be hitting the streets this week, putting adversaries on warning: The community is growing tired of waiting on issues including Don't Ask Don't Tell, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and a number of other pieces of legislation.

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