Former Supervisor Harry Britt dies — helped solidify gay political power in SF

Former San Francisco Supervisor Harry Britt in 1998 at a 20-year commemoration of the killings of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk. When Harry Britt was appointed to replace the assassinated Harvey Milk on San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors in 1979, he never tried to be the same type of charismatic gay leader as his friend and mentor. “Harry Britt was a pioneer in the LGBTQ community’s entry into electoral politics,” said San […]


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