One more year, the Apple website pays tribute to Martin Luther King
For the umpteenth consecutive year, the Apple website has commemorated Martin Luther King Day in the United States by changing the image of its website in which A quote from the legendary civil rights leader is displayed. Tim Cook has stated on many occasions that Martin Luther King is a hero to him.
In addition, Tim Cook has published a tweet in which reproduces another of Martin’s best-known phrases. Apple has replaced the home page of Apple’s online website and today only the image that heads this article was shown, leaving links to all the product categories currently offered at the top.
On #MLKDay, let us remember our own duty to do good. As King said: “In this unfolding conundrum of life and history, there is such a thing as being too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous and positive action.” pic.twitter.com/G2SSY5UfEV
— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) January 21, 2019
The Martin Luther King quote used by Apple to celebrate Martin Luther King Day reads: “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere,” a quote shown next to a photograph of the protagonist who during this month would be 90 years old (born January 15, 1929), Otherwise, he would have been murdered in 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee at the age of 39.
In the tweet that Tim Cook has published, we can read:
On #MLKDay, let’s remember our duty to do good. As King said: “In this conundrum of life and history, it is too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous and positive action.
Tim Cook has frequently spoken of King, who he says is like a personal hero to him. in his office, Cook claims there is a photo of Martin Luther King as well as images of Robert Kennedy. In various statements, Cook has stated that:
They sacrificed everything, including their lives as defenders of human rights and human dignity. His images inspire me, serving as a daily reminder that no matter which path one chooses, there are fundamental commitments that must be part of the journey.
The United States celebrates the birthday of King’s birth as a national holiday the third Monday in January.