Wear purple on Oct. 18 to support LGBTQ youth for #SpiritDay

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Wear purple on Oct. 18 to support LGBTQ youth for Bullying Prevention Month

October is Bullying Prevention Month and people will be wearing purple Thursday to show their support for LGBTQ youth.

GLAAD and Disney-ABC Television are promoting Spirit Day.

It's a symbol of support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer young people.

Eight out of 10 LGBTQ youth report being bullied.

You can help raise awareness by taking a stand for them Thursday, October 18.

Wear a purple shirt and post your picture on social media using the hashtags spirit day or choose kindness.

RELATED: #ChooseKindness Campaign Kicks Off Bullying Prevention Month
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