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#SpiritDay: 19 Days of Action to stand up to bullying - Day 2

This year, GLAAD is counting down to Spirit Day with 19 Days of Action – quick and easy steps you can take each day to help stand up to bullying. Find out how you can take a stand against bullying and show your support for LGBT youth.Read More

NBA, WNBA, MLS, Reuters building join millions going purple for #SpiritDay, 10/19

The National Basketball Association (NBA), the National Women’s Basketball Association (WNBA), Major League Soccer (MLS), the New York Stock Exchange, Times Square and Facebook will join hundreds of celebrities, corporations, news outlets and schools, as well as millions of Americans in wearing purple for Spirit Day on October 19 in a stand against bullying and to show their support for LGBT youth.

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Report: Drag Race star Sahara Davenport dead at 27

NewNowNext reports that Rupaul’s Drag Race star Sahara Davenport has died at the age of 27.

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October 1, 2012

Bishop Gene Robinson on Media Matters Radio: NOM has No Respect for LGBT People

Bishop Gene Robinson was on Media Matters Radio last Friday to discuss the National Organization for Marriage's claims about so-called traditional marriage and why they're wrong.Read More

October 1, 2012

Update: The New York Times meets with GLAAD, trans community to address coverage of trans lives

Last week, GLAAD and members of New York’s trans community met with editors and staff members at the New York Times for a very frank, off-the-record discussion about issues that uniquely affect trans people.

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