The Give a Damn Campaign, a project of Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund, has released its newest PSA focusing on hate crimes based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Ricky Martin, Elton John, Idina Menzel, Wanda Sykes, and Rachael Harris speak out about the need to bring an end to anti-gay bullying and other senseless acts of violence and intimidation.
FYI: In the U.S. one hate crime takes place approximately every hour of every single day. In 2008, the most recent year in which such data is available, 7,783 incidents of hate crime were reported to the FBI.1 out of every 6 of these hate crimes is committed on the basis of sexual orientation.
Watch the PSA below!
Ricky Martin: We Give A Damn!