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What to Watch Tuesday 10/16: Emily Owens, M.D. Series Premiere

Tonight catch the series premiere of medical drama Emily Owens, M.D. on The CW and a new episode of The Voice as battle rounds continue.Read More

Celebs tweet their support for Friday's #SpiritDay

Spirit Day is almost here! Check out tweets from some celebs who are already going purple and learn how to join them!Read More

Telemundo, Univision Supporting #SpiritDay

We at GLAAD are thrilled with the number of organizations, companies and celebrities joining Spirit Day. Add to them Spanish-language network Telemundo, which has joined the Spirit Day campaign.

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Dianna Agron signs on as #SpiritDay Ambassador!

Actress Dianna Agron has signed on as a Spirit Day Ambassador!

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Churches Kick Off Ally Week and Look Ahead to #SpiritDay

Spirit Day isn’t until this Friday, but many churches used their weekend worship to kick off Ally Week, leading up to Spirit Day. Last Sunday, GLAAD challenged participants to ask their place of worship to go purple. So far, over 50 religious organizations and congregations have signed on to participate in Spirit Day, and many got the ball rolling over the weekend.

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October 15, 2012

Guest Post: South Africa goes purple for #SpiritDay on 10/19

Growing up in the new South Africa, I was lucky enough to not be a victim of apartheid.

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