The Harvey Milk Story
Kari Krakow grew up in East Aurora, New York and now lives in Ithaca, New York with her family. For twenty years she has been teaching elementary school and using biographies to help children learn that individuality can be a source of strength.
read aloud with discussion
civil and human rights/sexuality
high emotional intensity
Harvey is first openly gay elected city official(San Francisco)
hope for a better world for homosexuals, stands up for rights, overcome fear of harassment, government leadership, represents hope, freedom , self-acceptance. Harvey does get murdered because of his sexuality and position in gov.