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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

Pastor Defends Anti-Gay NJ Teacher

New Jersey Rev. Milton B. Hobbs this week defended teacher Viki Knox, who wrote anti-LGBT comments on her Facebook page. Hobbs called Knox a "very loving person" and said, “Any Christian who makes a stand that’s unpopular can expect to be persecuted. That’s in the Bible, too."

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October 18, 2011

RICKY MARTIN, JULIANNE MOORE, CHAZ BONO, STARS OF JERSEY SHORE, WWE & DEGRASSI JOIN MILLIONS TO SPEAK OUT AGAINST ANTI-LGBT BULLYING BY ‘GOING PURPLE’ ON SPIRIT DAY, OCTOBER 20

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) will join millions of lesbian gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and allies by participating in Spirit Day and wearing purple on October 20, 2011. Wearing purple on this day symbolizes support for LGBT people and against bullying of LGBT teens. For more information, visit: www.glaad.org/spiritday.

FACEBOOK, CNBC, MTV, PEPSICO, and SEVENTEEN JOIN CONAN O’BRIEN, SONJA MORGAN, MEHCAD BROOKS, JAMIE PRESSLEY AND MILLIONS TO SPEAK OUT AGAINST ANTI-LGBT BULLYING BY ‘GOING PURPLE’ ON SPIRIT DAY, OCTOBER 20

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) will join millions of lesbian gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and allies by participating in Spirit Day and wearing purple on October 20, 2011. Wearing purple on this day symbolizes support for LGBT people and against bullying of LGBT teens. For more information visit: www.glaad.org/spiritday. Anti-bullying PSA videos were also released starring Russell Simmons, Rev. Al Sharpton, Lisa Vanderpump and more at www.glaad.org/amplifyyourvoice.

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