Spirit Day

SPIRIT DAY began in 2010 as a way to show support for LGBT youth and take a stand against bullying. Following a string of high-profile suicide deaths of gay teens in 2010, GLAAD worked to involve millions of teachers, workplaces, celebrities, media outlets and students in going purple on social media or wearing purple, a color […]

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International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia is a worldwide celebration of sexual and gender diversities. The day represents an annual landmark to draw the attention of decision makers, the media, the public, opinion leaders and local authorities to the alarming situation faced by lesbian, gay, bisexuals, transgender and intersex people, and all those who do not […]

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Day of Pink

April 8th marks the International Day of Pink. It is a day where communities across the country, and across the world, can unite to celebrate diversity and raise awareness to stop homophobic, transphobic, and all forms of bullying. The International Day of Pink began in Nova Scotia when two heterosexual high school students witnessed a gay student wearing […]

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