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Gay Tim Cook still enjoys white, male privilege

Nov 3 2014 1:13pm CST | Source: WND

(MSNBC) — Apple CEO Tim Cook made history last week, becoming the first Fortune 500 CEO to break through the steel ceiling of heterosexual privilege in the business world when he disclosed in Businessweek that he is “proud to be gay.” Despite Cook’s insistence that he has long been open with many people about his sexual orientation, his decision to invite the public into an otherwise private area of his life rightly deserves praise as some comment ...
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Politician: Ban Gay Apple Boss From Russia: He'll Bring 'Ebola Virus, Aids or Gonorrhea'

Oct 31 2014 12:49pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Apple CEO Tim Cook “should be banned” from Russia because he could only bring “the Ebola virus, Aids or gonorrhea” according to anti-gay campaigner Vitaly Milonov. The Russian said he should be banned for life from the country because gay people have “unseemly ties” that would put Russia at risk. As previously reported on Breitbart London, Cook only publicly admitted he was gay on Thursday but had been open to ...
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HUFFPOST HILL - Bucolic Countryside Bike Rides America's Newest Enemy

Oct 30 2014 4:55pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Mitch McConnell told the Koch Brothers that "I don't know where we'd be without you," which was even more dramatic considering he was standing outside in the rain and yelling it at their window. Michael Jordan called the president a "shitty golfer," which is one step above being a "chickenshit golfer." And Ted Cruz bristled at Tim Cook's essay on being gay, though perhaps ...
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The 29 States Where You Can Still Be Fired For Being Gay

Oct 30 2014 2:43pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Tim Cook came out as gay in an essay in Businessweek on Thursday. He said that the unequal treatment LGBT employees face all over the country was a critical factor in his decision. "I’ve had the good fortune to work at a company that loves creativity and innovation and knows it can only flourish when you embrace people’s differences," Cook wrote. "Not everyone is so lucky." Indeed, there is no federal law protecting LGBT workers against discrim ...
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Apple's Tim Cook, Gay American Hero Vs. Mozilla Firefox's Brendan Eich, Evil Christian Villain

Oct 30 2014 10:51am CDT | Source: Big Government

On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook broke a secret even more shocking than Rosie O’Donnell’s: he is gay. Writing for Businessweek, he wrote that he had always “tried to maintain a basic level of privacy.” No longer: “I’ve come to realize that my desire for personal privacy has been holding me back from doing something more important…I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.” Put aside the religious objections to Cook ...
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Here Are All The Openly Gay CEOs In The Fortune 500

Oct 30 2014 9:08am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Actually, Tim Cook is the only openly gay CEO of a Fortune 500 company. "I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me," the Apple CEO wrote in an essay published in Businessweek Thursday. Before Cook came out, there were no openly gay CEOs in the Fortune 500, according to Deena Fidas of the Human Rights Campaign. Glen Senk, the former CEO of Urban Outfitters Inc. has said he was t ...
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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I Consider Being Gay Among The Greatest Gifts God Has Given Me’

Oct 30 2014 7:57am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Apple CEO Tim Cook has publicly come out as gay for the first time ever in a heartfelt first-person testimony published at Bloomberg BusinessWeek. “While I have never denied my sexuality,” he wrote, “I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now. So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.” Among the ways being gay has affected his life, Cook expla ...
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Ralph Nader urges Apple to reduce buybacks, improve wages: WSJ

Oct 24 2014 3:36pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

(Reuters) - Consumer advocate Ralph Nader sent a letter to Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook urging the company to reduce its spending on ...
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