Viacom -- its channels including MTV, Logo, and VH1 -- and stars like Laverne Cox will show their support for LGBT youth on Spirit Day, with the help of groundbreaking advocates Edie Windsor and Roberta Kaplan this Thursday. It will be hard to miss Viacom's "spirit" on October 16.
AOL Originals generously donated the ad space to take a stand against bullying, an epidemic that many young people, particularly LGBT youth, confront regularly. AOL Originals is among an ever-growing list of leading media outlets and corporations that knows equality is a positive, productive investment.
Chasing Life's Italia Ricci, Haley Ramm and Aisha Dee will be wearing purple for Spirit Day on October 16. The cast members recorded a video to encourage fans to join them in a stand of support for LGBT youth.
MTV this morning announced a week-long slate of anti-bias programming to take over MTV, Logo, MTV2 and mtvU leading up to Friday's premiere of the documentary "Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word," including going purple for Spirit Day on October 16.
The cast of ABC Family's comedy 'Baby Daddy' will be wearing purple on October 16 for Spirit Day. The show's stars Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Derek Theler, Chelsea Kane, Tahj Mowry, and Melissa Peterman recorded a message of support for LGBT youth.
Amazon has ordered a second season of its hit comedy 'Transparent.' Created by Jill Soloway ('Six Feet Under,' 'United States of Tara'), 'Transparent' follows a Los Angeles family as Maura (Jeffrey Tambor) announces her transition to her kids and ex-wife (Judith Light).