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Don't ask, don't tell, don't even consider naming a battleship after Harvey Milk!
But, the US Navy is considering it and San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is proposing a Board of Supervisors' Resolution in support of it. The KPFA Evening News spoke to Tommi Avicolli Mecca about why he opposes it, and the KPFA Morning Mix broadcast his editorial.
|Harvey's response to the Briggs Initiative to ban gay teachers in public |
schools was that everybody had to come out, so that people would realize how
many trusted neighbors and family amongst them were gay.
|"Look at me! I'm a Supervisor!" (Not a battleship.) Harvey Milk on Castro Street, 1977.|