Go Purple on October 17th for #SpiritDay
Thank you for going purple for #SpiritDay on October 17, 2013. You took a stand against bullying and showed LGBT youth that you support them.
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Celebrities Support #SpiritDay
Save the date: Spirit Day 2014 will be held Thursday, October 16, 2014!
Today, the stars of TLC have gone all out to spread the word about Spirit Day. Not just wearing purple, many are also tweeting, posting messages of support on Facebook, recording videos, and even giving away purple cupcakes.
Bullying severely impacts black lgbt youth | 10/17/13
Kellee Terrell's commentary, on BET.com writes that LGBT kids of color are more vulnerable to bullying.
United States Senators Richard Blumenthal and Bob Casey join the White House and other elected officials on social media by sending a message of support to LGBT youth for Spirit Day.
Today, the White House joined millions in a stand against bullying for Spirit Day.
Spirit Day participants are wearing purple or going purple online today in a stand against bullying and show of support for LGBT young people. Spirit Day began in 2010 to commemorate young LGBT lives lost to suicide. Each year, GLAAD organizes hundreds of celebrities, media outlets, brands, landmarks, sports leagues, faith groups, school districts, colleges and universities to speak out for LGBT youth on Spirit Day. Highlights from the fourth annual Spirit Day include:
CNBC goes Spirit Day purple for fourth year! | 10/17/13
CNBC employees, anchors and reporters are wearing purple today in honor of Spirit Day. The network is sending a message of support to LGBT youth for the fourth year in a row.
Bright and early on Spirit Day morning, "Good Morning America" host Sam Champion chatted with a particularly purple posse in the audience about standing up to anti-LGBT bullying.
Today is Spirit Day, and October is National Bullying Prevention Month. As part of an effort to raise awareness of the issue POPSUGAR Moms and Google+ cohosted a Google Hangout today.