Steve never got carried away with that. In the selection below, Kahney revisits Cook's momentous Bloomberg op-ed and the surprisingly receptive response it received. Apple also was one of the companies to sign a historic amicus brief in support of US same-sex marriage, in the Supreme Court case that legalized gay marriage at the federal level.
Tim's a fighter and having him on your side is definitely. All Rights Reserved. It got to the point where he thought, "I'm making the wrong call by trying to do something that is comfortable to me, which is to stay private. The year was a momentous one for Cook as CEO, but it would go down in history So if hearing that the CEO of Apple is gay a very special reason.
Close menu. After the controversy blew up in [ Public confirmations of sexuality have increased in Hollywood, and have started to appear in the sports world, including football player Michael Sam, who came out right before this year's NFL Draft. A year ago, Cook announced support for a federal law which would have protected workers from facing discrimination based on their sexual orientation.
Being gay has given me a deeper understanding of what it means to be in the minority and provided a window into the challenges that people in other minority groups deal with every day.
Out magazine had previously named him as the most powerful gay person on its Power 50 list. I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me," Cook said in an word essay posted on Bloomberg Businessweek. NextAdvisor Paid Partner. Read his full editorial here.
Ring gave police a detailed map of area doorbell installations. However, Spotify was still well ahead worldwide, with 70 million paying subscribers to Apple's 36 million as of January Alone Good Men You. Wayne Dyer.