Posts by Ross Murray, Director of Programs, Global and US South

Praying against their fellow Americans: Inauguration prayers from anti-LGBTQ activists

The religious leaders featured in the inauguration ceremony represent the agenda of the incoming president, which is why LGBTQ people have reason to fear.

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Dow Chemical shows its support for LGBTQ youth on #SpiritDay

Today, DOW Chemical Company stood together, quite literally, against bullying and in support of LGBTQ youth all around the globe. The company gathered their employees from all around the globe to show off their purple shirts.

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WWE puts the smack down on bullying for #SpiritDay

The WWE stands together with GLAAD in support of LGBTQ youth for Spirit Day. WWE has participated in Spirit Day every year since 2011.

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#SpiritDay purple is spreading around the globe

Spirit Day has become a global phenomenon, with millions of people and organizations going purple worldwide. 

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Bullying doesn't stop after the school bell rings, according to No Bully

For Spirit Day and National Bullying Prevention Month, Tickle Water, IDT911 and cybersecurity expert Adam Levin are sponsoring No Bully's New York launch of a special after school pilot program.

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VIDEO: Out Christian rocker Trey Pearson urges us to go purple for #SpiritDay

Earlier this year, Trey Pearson of the Christian rock band Everyday Sunday, came out as gay in an emotional letter to (614) Magazine. Now, he is urging his fans to go purple for Spirit Day in a new video

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For #SpiritDay, Ditch the Label pulls back the curtain on bullying

Check out Ditch the Label, one of the largest anti-bullying charities in the world. They provide instant advice directly through their website and have hundreds of guides, articles and interviews freely available, along with opportunities to speak with trained mentors and to ask questions to a wider community of likeminded people

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North Carolina loses Atlantic Coast Conference championships because of HB2

Following a Change.org petition, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced that it will move out of North Carolina in response to the discriminatory law, HB2.

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