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Apple's Tim Cook gives $2Million to fight hate after Charlottesville

From OUT: "In the wake of white supremacist and Nazi protests in Charlottesville, Apple CEO Tim Cook has decided to make a strong, effective statement. The tech leader, who's also gay, will make two separate $1 million donations to the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League.

The announcement came in an email Cook sent to global Apple employees, asking them all to "stand together" against hate. "Like so many of you, equality is at the core of my beliefs and values," he wrote. "The events of the past several days have been deeply troubling for me, and I've heard from many people at Apple who are saddened, outraged, or confused."

Cook compared hatred to a "cancer." When left unchecked, the CEO says "it destroys everything in its path. Its scars last generations. History has taught us this time and time again." (Read the full article by Clicking Here.


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