Daytime television's brightest stars were among the millions of Americans who wore purple for Spirit Day 2011. In doing so, they sent a powerful message of support to LGBT youth and took an important stand against bullying.
Este año, millones se han sumado al Día del Espíritu para mostrar su apoyo para los jóvenes LGB) y para alzar la voz en contra del acoso y hostigamiento. Entre los famosos participantes están Jenni Rivera, Ricky Martin, Maria Celeste Arrarás, la Dra. Ana Maria Polo, Kate del Castillo, Paulina Rubio y muchos más. ¡Envíales un mensaje de agradecimiento y anima la participación de tus famosos favoritos que aún no se han sumado al Día del Espíritu!
Tonight catch the first two episodes of Sundance's new series Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys, on Saturday GLAAD Media Award's nominated film Taladega Nights, and on Sunday all new episodes of Desperate Housewives and The Good Wife.
Many celebrities are getting excited about Spirit Day and already spreading the word. Some have tweeted or changed their profile pictures to purple and many more plan to wear purple in support of LGBT youth tomorrow.
Openly gay celebrity stylist, author, fashion designer, and Emmy winner, Carson Kressley, was among the fan favorites on this season of Dancing with the Stars, but he was unfortunately voted off in this week’s fifth elimination episode. All the same, the positive impact Carson’s presence has made for LGBT visibility in the media should be acknowledged and celebrated.
Spirit Day is tomorrow, and many celebrities are already participating by wearing purple and sending messages of support to LGBT youth. It's not too late to bring awareness of Spirit Day to your favorite celebrity.