Read 2 Billion Under 20's blog post by Spirit Day superstar Brittany McMillan
Maurice Jamal is an award-winning filmmaker, actor, writer and according to his niece “kinda eccentric.” Jamal is best known for his films Dirty Laundry and Ski Trip. His niece Ammar is a high school senior living in Oakland, CA hoping for a high score on her SAT’s. Together, they have written an uncle/niece reflection for Spirit Day.
Elvis Duran, famed radio host of the nationally syndicated Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, once again spread the message of Spirit Day across airwaves in over 70 markets, sending support to millions of LGBT youth across the country in a united stand against bullying.
LGBT bullying exists all over the world. Maria Kozlovskaya of the Russian LGBT Network responding to the United Nations report on the Rights of the Child.
Joining the international, united stand against bullying this Spirit Day is the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.
Country music stars are going purple for Spirit Day.
Going purple is just the beginning—take action by posting an It Gets Better video with the #spiritday tag!
For those contending for the World Series trophy, most colors are red, blue and orange, but not for today. You will see purple across all baseball teams.
Many of the largest television stations in the country have gone purple this Spirit Day in order to take a stand against bullying and support LGBT youth.
Morning shows across networks broadcast their support for Spirit Day today, taking a stand against bullying and showing their support for LGBT youth. From ABC's 'Good Morning America,' NBC's 'TODAY,' to CNN's 'New Day,' CNBC, and VH1's 'Big Morning Buzz,' anchors put on their purple and leant their support to what's become the largest, most visible anti-bullying campaign in the country.