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Latino Celebs, U.S. & International Spanish-Language Media Show Great Spirit

Several Latino celebrities and U.S. and Latin American Spanish-language media outlets participated in Spirit Day this year.Read More

October 19, 2012

Watch: The Talk and CBS Stars Go Purple for #SpiritDay

The hosts of CBS’s The Talk donned their best purple duds for Spirit Day today, joining other CBS programs and stars in their support.Read More

#SpiritDay: A Mother Supports Her Transgender Son In A New Memoir, Goes Purple For LGBT Youth!

Marsha Aizumi, author of Two Spirits, One Heart, writes about supporting her transgender son, Aiden, and all LGBT youth for Spirit Day!

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Sojourners Gives a Lesson on Bullying for #Spirit Day

The progressive Christian magazine and website, Sojourners, has shared with its followers the effects of bullying and gone purple for Spirit Day.

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Purple/People: This day is about more than just the clothes

GLAAD consultant Jeremy Hooper talks about the striking parallels between the work we do on the Commentator Accountability Project and the awareness we are raising on #SpiritDay.

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Watch: Spirit Day Ambassador Wendy Williams turns entire audience purple for #SpiritDay

Spirit Day Ambassador and syndicated daytime talk show host Wendy Williams spoke about the importance of #SpiritDay on today's "Wendy Williams Show." Even Wendy's audience took part by wearing purple in a stand against bullying! Read More