Cook and Mr. Tim Cook isn't only the CEO of the biggest tech company in the world-he's also on the board of directors of the National Football League. Ultimately, she concluded that breaking through the pink ceiling was considered dangerous because having a gay executive could potentially irk investors or customers.
By coming Cook came out as gay and stated in an editorial for Bloomberg Business, Cook's helping the industry reach its meritocratic ideal-that the best programmer or the best engineer or the best businessperson should rise to the top. Apple LGBT rights news. Like Mr. Cook noted in his essay that Apple has long advocated human rights, pointing out its support for a workplace equality bill before Congress and similar efforts in California and Arizona.
Martin Luther King Jr. Apparently, though, he had a revelation. Out magazine called him the most powerful gay man in America last year, and no one protested or filed suit. So while people are shrugging their shoulders about yet another dude coming out you can practically hear the collective sigh of clueless straight dudes across the I m proud to going: We get it alreadythey should realize that Cook claiming his sexuality as an asset is a big fucking deal.
Evidence abounds that it's run by overgrown college bros. Countless people, particularly kids, face fear and abuse every day because of their sexual orientation.
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In early June, Cook hosted a private fundraiser along with Speaker of the U.
Cook calls to mind the connection Time magazine had with Mr. This week he attacked his home state of Alabama for being too slow to guarantee gay rights. Tyrangiel agreed that Mr. The headline on Bloomberg terminals, at 7 a. Ultimately, she concluded that breaking through the pink ceiling was considered dangerous because having a gay executive could potentially irk investors or customers.