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Harvey Milk Murder

PHOTOS: Harvey Milk, George Moscone Remembered After Assassinations

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.29.2012 | San Francisco

November 27 is a sensitive day for San Francisco. Anyone who lived in this city in 1978 remembers that morning, four days after Thanksgiving, when...

'If a Bullet Should Enter My Brain': 33 Years Ago

Jamie McGonnigal | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jamie McGonnigal

Harvey Milk had prerecorded a message after receiving several anti-gay death threats during his political career. The message said, "If a bullet should enter my brain, let that bullet shatter every closet door."

The Value Of Milk, and The Best Gay-Themed Movies By Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

For me, seeing Milk was a transformative experience because it restored my belief that Hollywood can make quality pictures that have broad appeal.

Behind the Infamous Twinkie Defense

Paul Krassner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Krassner

In 1979, I covered Dan White's trial for the San Francisco Bay Guardian. During the trial, in my notebook, I scribbled "the Twinkie defense," and wrote about it in my next report.