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
A Sad 'Adiós' to Some and a Joyous 'Bienvenido' to Others in 2012
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.
Ten Famous Allies Who Came Out for Equality in 2012
Guest Post: The Privilege of Being a Trans Ally
LGBT Religion News Summary: Spirit Day, 'Religious Liberty,' and Marriage Equality in the Upcoming Election
GLAAD’s Religion, Faith & Values program works to elevate LGBT-affirming voices of faith in mainstream, regional, and community media. Jennifer Knapp is still singing, the Torah still supports marriage equality, and LGBT Muslims make the case for relationships. And the number of LGBT Christians in New York City might surprise you.
East Aurora, Illinois strips transgender protections from students on #SpiritDay
On Friday, while the rest of the country was going purple in support of LGBT young people on Spirit Day, the school board in East Aurora, Illinois was sending the exact opposite message to transgender students.
FOTOS del #SpiritDay: De Morado Conductores de Televisión en Español
Se les agradece a Telemundo, Univision, Estrella TV y CNN en Español les queremos por haber demostrado su apoyo para el Día del Espíritu a través de los conductores de sus programas.
#SpiritDay PHOTOS: Hosts of Spanish-Language TV Going Purple
Special thanks to Telemundo, Univision, CNN en Español, and Estrella TV for showcasing their support for Spirit Day through the hosts of their programs. Check out the photos!