Millions of Americans wear purple on Spirit Day as a sign of support for LGBT youth and to speak out against bullying. http://glaad.org/spiritday
"We want to stand with our family and our friends and the LGBT community in support of anyone and everyone who has ever been bullied," says Borders, who refers to Coca-Cola as one of the most inclusive brands.
Across social media, blogs, churches, mosques, synagogues, small groups, youth groups, and more, people are talking about how faith groups can take action to oppose bullying and stand in solidarity with LGBT youth for Spirit Day.
Alec Belle is an online high school student, a self-published author of a compelling novel, and an LGBT youth who stands strongly against bullying.
Cast-members of the Hulu original series East Los High starred in new Spirit Day video messages today asking fans to take part.
Today, transgender organziations across the country are joining millions of people to go purple for Spirit Day to take a stand against bullying and show support for LGBT youth. Check out some of the great organizations showing their purple today below.
EqualityCard Project, the credit card initiative that allows cardholders to donate 1-percent of their purchases to LGBT non-profits of their choice, joins an expanding list of companies going purple for Spirit Day today.