A page dedicated to preserving the history of the LGBT Purge, a period in Canadian history when people were surveilled, followed, and systematically fired from public jobs due to their orientation or identity.
The Queer Digital History Project is "an ongoing effort to document pre-2010 LGBTQ digital spaces online." The website is maintained by Avery Dame-Griff, who recognized that as our technological world evolved, many of the "ad-hoc spaces" created by and for the LGBTQ community became under-recognized.
Before running for public office, Harvey Milk had already been many things: naval officer, high school teacher, bit-part actor and wandering hippie. This video describes the tenacity and courage of California's first openly gay public official.