Get Your Purple On! Spirit Day 2022

Today we recognize Spirit Day – an annual event to raise awareness and support for LGBTQ youth and to speak out against bullying and discrimination

Spirit Day began in 2010 by GLAAD and then-high school student Brittany McMillan, in memory of the LGBTQ youth who died by suicide.

McMillan encouraged her friends to wear purple on a day in October — a day that came to be known as Spirit Day. Purple symbolizes spirit on the rainbow flag.  Continue reading “Get Your Purple On! Spirit Day 2022”