NEW: Harvey Milk Day – May 22nd
“On a rainy day in January, on the steps of San Francisco’s City Hall, Harvey Milk was sworn into office, the first openly gay elected city official in the United States of America. Harvey Milk had made history.”
The Harvey Milk Story is an excellent resource, aimed mainly at Primary level, not just for the teaching of LGBT history and LGBT rights, but as a study in nonviolent civil rights leaders and activism.
It covers several themes – bullying/abandonment, belonging, discrimination, prejudice and hope.
For more information on this book and the life of Harvey Milk, go to the website below. the cover is also attached.
“The Harvey Milk Story” by Kari Krakow (Two Lives Publishing, 2002 ISBN 0-9674468-3-X)