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Tony The Tiger, Toucan Sam And Other Kellogg's Mascots 'Speak Out' Against Bullying
The beloved characters have joined GLAAD to honor Spirit Day.
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Lady Gaga, Troye Sivan Have An Important Message About Spirit Day
James Michael Nichols
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'America's Got Talent' Star Woke NYC Up On Spirit Day With A Song
Curtis M. Wong
Brian Justin Crum said it was "an honor" to stand up for bullied LGBT youth.
The Theology of Spirit Day: As LGBTQ People, We Are All Loved By God
Aspiring devotee, priest-in-progress, proudly queer
I distinctly remember during class one day in my freshman year, someone asked my theology teacher about the Church's position on gay people. I sank into my seat and wanted desperately to disappear.
Michael Sam And Vito Cammisano Are Proud To 'Go Purple' For Spirit Day
Curtis M. Wong
Because no young person should ever "feel like they can't be comfortable being who they are."
#SpiritDay: Go Beyond the Hashtag and Purple Pics
Shane L. Windmeyer
Nationally recognized LGBTQ leader in higher education; bestse...
Anything limited to one day and 140 characters is likely never going to prevent or end a culture of LGBTQ youth harassment and bullying. It doesn't just get better. We have to do better.
Social Media and Social Justice in the Classroom
PhD student in Sociology at Tulane University
As they engaged with social media in a supportive environment, students began to realize that they can "be the change they wish to see in the world," as Gandhi advised.
Here's Why These Mizzou Athletes Will 'Go Purple' For Spirit Day
Curtis M. Wong
A tiny gesture can make a BIG impact.
Here's Why GLAAD Wants You To Go Purple Again For Spirit Day
Curtis M. Wong
Because sometimes the smallest thing can mean the world.
From Spirit Day to
2 Billion Under 20
Founder of Spirit Day
On October 20th, 2010, I asked people all over the world to wear purple to stand up to homophobic bullying, to show support for the LGBTQ community and to remember the lives of the boys and girls who die by suicide every year because they don't feel comfortable in their own skin.
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Diva Internet Sensation Has An Important Message For You
Making #SpiritDay 24/7, Not Just 10/16
Rev. Susan Russell
Episcopal priest and activist from Pasadena, Calif.
What do we do tomorrow? When the purple is back in the closet (so to speak) and kids are still at risk and homophobia and transphobia are still real and present and bullying and killing our youth?
Spirit Day: Let Love Define You
Shane Bitney Crone
Activist, blogger, and speaker
October is a very special time for the LGBT community: it is not only National LGBT History Month, but October 11 was National Coming Out Day and October 16 is Spirit Day.
These 'OITNB' Stars Have An Important Queer Message For You
A Letter to the Lost
Actor, writer and pop culture enthusiast
It is a disheartening fact that, in 2014, so many kids...and also some adults...feel the anguish of a societal prison designed to stop an individual from being who they are inside.
Laverne Cox's Latest Honor Is Kind Of A Huge Deal
Why I'll Be Purple on October 16th
Vice President of Programs, GLAAD
In the midst of all life's uncertainties, we must create space that allows our youth -- especially LGBT youth -- to thrive so that they are able to reach their full potential.
: The 7 Purple LGBT Icons (VIDEO)
West Coast Entertainment Editor, TheBacklot.com
Can you name the seven purple LGBT icons? Your gay pride (and Liz Taylor's) depends on it.
Know Your LGBT History: First Spirit Day And 3 Other Queer Events That Happened On Oct. 20
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