I was one of many LGBT bloggers (plus ally Markos of Daily Kos) who took time out during Netroots Nation to shoot an epic It Gets Better video. Take a look:

Finally, this is the “It Gets Better” video we recorded at Netroots Nation 2011 in Minneapolis. LGBT online activists, bloggers, writers, thinkers, organizers, we all got together to create this video with a message to young LGBT people who feel sad, alone or depressed about their sexuality and their future.

Participating in this video:

Names and Twitter accounts, in order of appearance.

Markos Moulitsas @markos — straight ally

Pam Spaulding @pam_spaulding

Scott Wooledge @Clarknt67

Tom Torres @_floatingworld

Evan Haliburton @evanhaliburton

Viktor Kerney @wondermann5

Mark Snyder @ColageNational

Jason Haas @jasonlhaas

Zack Ford @zackford

Andy Szekeres @AndySzekeres

Cynthia Wright @cynisright

Noah Baron @noahbbaron

Joe Sudbay @JoeSudbay

Phil Reese @ReallyPhilReese

Christopher Edwards @xtopher1974

Daniel Villarreal @hispanicpanic79

Alvin McEwen @holybullies

Carlos A. Quiroz @CarlosQC

Jake Weinraub @jakeweinraub

Mel England @melengland

Scottie Thomaston @indiemcemopants

John Aravosis @aravosis

Michael Rogers @MichaelRogersDC

Ian Finkenbinder @OneAngryQueer

If you have any questions about this campaign, please check out the It Gets Better Project website: http://www.itgetsbetter.org/

If you feel alone, you need help or you are considering suicide, please call 24-hour confidential:





Pam Spaulding

Pam Spaulding