Spirit Day

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

PHOTO: Country superstar Shania Twain welcomes #SpiritDay sweepstakes winner

Larry took the Spirit Day pledge earlier this month to support LGBT youth and stand up against bullying by wearing purple. So, in return, he got a trip for two to Las Vegas, where he met country-pop musical sensation Shania Twain.

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LISTEN: Recording artist Kacey Musgraves debuts one of country music's first-ever LGBT-affirming singles

Rising country starlet and Spirit Day Ambassador Kacey Musgraves today debuted her new single, "Follow Your Arrow," one of the genre's first LGBT-affirming songs.

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October 21, 2013

Phoenix Coyotes post You Can Play video on Instagram

The Phoenix Coyotes and the You Can Play project posted a video to their official Instagram for Spirit Day, October 17.

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October 21, 2013

PHOTOS: Laverne Cox speaks at #SpiritDay rally for LGBT youth in SC

"Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox spoke at the fourth annual Spirit Day rally and candle light vigil in Charleston, South Carolina

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October 18, 2013

Lifetime stars and staff go purple for #SpiritDay, network holds discussion about bullying

Yesterday I had the opportunity to stop by the Lifetime offices during Spirit Day and was overwhelmed by the support and dedication from the staff during the anti-bullying initiative. The whole staff was wearing purple!

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October 17, 2013

#SpiritDay reaches more than 150 million with message of support for LGBT youth

Spirit Day participants are wearing purple or going purple online today in a stand against bullying and show of suppo

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Snapshots: #SpiritDay, Spanish-language media, Tiq Milan in the New York Times, and more

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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