In anticipation of the November 26 release of Milk, here's your daily dose of Harvey Milk history, thanks to San Francisco magazine: He showed gays how to be out and proud!
Frank Robinson: It was easy to be out in the Castro, because you could live there for days without meeting a straight person. But get them out of that environment, and get them in their hometowns...are they going to be out to their friends and parents? Probably not. Are they going to be out to their employers? Wouldn't run the risk. But Harvey was out to the entire country - and he was still beloved by the 6 o'clock news.Click here to take a look at our Milk resource guide.