Apple took part in a gay pride parade in San Francisco, employees donated a “rainbow” straps for Apple Watch
On Sunday in San Francisco held a gay pride parade : thousands of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transsexuals marched through the streets of the city. Apple has actively supported the LGBT community, decorating the company’s headquarters are symbols of the gay rights movement. The main building of the Corporation had a flag of the gay movement, and employees who expressed a desire to participate in a gay parade, was given a “rainbow” straps for the Apple Watch.
In the gay pride parade came several thousand employees of Apple. They were dressed in t-shirts with “Apple” logo and were carrying rainbow flags. “Happy parade to all who have the holiday this weekend!”, – wrote in his Twitter account the head of the company Tim cook.
Same-sex marriages in San Francisco is officially permitted in June 2013. A few days after the law came into force to register their relationship rushed dozens of pairs.
“The pride parade” marked the 47th anniversary Stonewalls riots, which began on the night of 28 June 1969 in new York and the first series of spontaneous demonstrations against the oppression of the LGBT community. In San Francisco, the annual parade was attended by city officials, local politicians and law enforcement officials.
In the past, cook spoke about what measures are accepted in the Apple for reducing inequality among employees. According to him, among all the companies the world the iPhone maker is one of the leading positions on the loyalty of corporate policy regarding gays and lesbians. Orientation, culture and nationality of the applicant does not have any impact on the results of interviews and further work of this man in the team kupertinovtsy.