In 2012 we bid a sad goodbye to some beloved LGBT Latinos and allies, and welcomed many positive moments, including the coming out of Puerto Rican boxer Orlando Cruz.
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
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The big cast of Teen Nick's hit show Degrassi has gone above and beyond for Spirit Day this year, sharing a ton of photos of cast members in their favorite purple duds.
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!
This morning, Craig Casey, Jr., an openly gay track athlete and writer sat down for a Spirit Day interview with Ron Corning of WFAA-8, the local ABC affiliate in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. Thanks to both Craig and Ron for wearing purple on Spirit Day!
See which of your favorite Housewives are going purple for Spirit Day in support of LGBT youth.
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.
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.
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.
MTV will go purple in support of LGBT youth on Spirit Day. More inside!