I'm hearing every day from teenagers who are watching these videos and taking hope, and most heartbreakingly, I'm hearing from parents who have felt helpless watching their kids be bullied for being LGBT. They're sitting down at computers with their kids to watch these videos together. They're telling me that they're taking hope.
Dan Savage writes the syndicated relationship and sex advice column Savage Love.
He has appeared on MSNBC's Countdown with Keith Olbermann and CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 discussing political issues such as same-sex marriage.
His books include The Commitment: Love, Sex, Marriage, and My Family, Skipping Towards Gomorrah: The Seven Deadly Sins And The Pursuit Of Happiness In America, and The Kid: What Happened After My Boyfriend and I Decided to Go Get Pregnant.