For many of today's LGBT youth, coming out to one's parents is a much less daunting prospect than it was in the past, as American society's growing acceptance of diverse sexual identities is often translated into a loving embrace within families.
TV Land's 'Hot in Cleveland' stars Betty White, Valerie Bertinelli, Wendie Malick, and Jane Leeves are among the millions that will 'go purple' for Spirit Day on October 17 in a stand against bullying.
Nationwide Series driver Nelson Piquet Jr. is being punished by NASCAR for using gay slur during an Instagram comment exchange.
Friend Movement, an organization dedicated to ending bullying by promoting friendships, is taking America for a walk from Chicago to New York. The group's founders will be traveling 921 miles to share 921 ribbons that each celebrate one of the 921 lives that have been taken by bullying.
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On October 17th, Atlanta will welcome a legion of purple-clad activists, publishers, bloggers, and producers eager to participate in the Salon LGBTQ, a series of seminars devoted to discussing and developing the role of social media in the LGBT experience.
Laverne Cox is really busy these days with activism and acting. Now, she's added Spirit Day keynote speaker onto her calendar.
Take the Spirit Day Pledge and win big with a Las Vegas getaway
Watch Laverne Cox deliver a message to Cassidy Lynn Campbell and America about trans youth.
MTV talent including Ke$ha, JWOWW, Snooki, Nev and Max, Kye Allums, Jason Collins, the cast of 'Degrassi,' Elvis Duran, Brittney Griner, Jazz, Archie Comics' Kevin Keller, Maria Menounos, Kacey Musgraves, and Cristina Saralegui among 2013 Spirit Day Ambassadors.