Zitate und Sprüche von Harvey Milk

Harvey Bernard Milk war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker und Bürgerrechtler der Schwulen- und Lesbenbewegung. Er war der erste offen schwule Politiker der USA.

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Du musst dein Coming-Out haben. Sag es deinen Eltern! Ich weiß, dass es schwer ist und sie verletzen wird, aber denk immer daran wie sie dich sonst bei den nächsten Wahlen verletzen könnten!

You must come out. Come out... to your parents... I know that it is hard and will hurt them, but think about how they will hurt you in the voting booth!

- Harvey MilkHomosexualität & LGBT

If you help elect more gay people, that gives a green light to all who feel disenfranchised, a green light to move forward. It means hope to a nation that has given up, because if a gay person makes it, the doors are open to everyone.

- Harvey Milk

It takes no compromising to give people their rights. It takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no survey to remove repressions.

- Harvey Milk

If every gay person were to come out only to his/her own family, friends, neighbors and fellow workers, within days the entire state would discover that we are not the stereotypes generally assumed.

- Harvey Milk

How can people change their minds about us if they don't know who we are?

- Harvey Milk