Apple Inc. with a range of different products, also have a CEO that is not afraid to accept that he is a gay. Tim Cook this Thursday publicly announced that he is proud of being a gay although its the first time Tim Cook has accepted it publicly, he has never denied about it either.
Cook said, “So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me,” Tim writes, “While I have never denied my sexuality, I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now ”
Tim Cook also said, “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. It’s made me more empathetic, which has led to a richer life. It’s been tough and uncomfortable at times, but it has given me the confidence to be myself, to follow my own path, and to rise above adversity and bigotry.“
Tim Cook on a personal level has been advocating for equal rights of the gays since 2011 and now left no room for any guesses, the CEO himself declared as gay. The decision has been appreciated by activists and LGBT people all around the world.
The diversity that has been maintained by the company welcomes everybody, irrespective of their gender and race. The doors remain open for all. Company has always been in the news for raising awareness about the LGBT rights. Apple Inc. does not differ anyone on the basis of their sex and gender.
Tim Cook said that he would not stop advocating for gay rights till his afterlife begins. He said, “personally continue to advocate for equality for all people until my toes point up. We pave the sunlit path toward justice together, brick by brick. This is my brick.”