This article about Steve Jobs has also taught me another spiritual lesson today. “Don’t jump to conclusions or in Hebrew
,ufz ;fc ostv ,t is. Bono, the lead singer of the rock band U2 and the co-founder of the advocacy group One and Product Red. He wrote a letter to the editor responding to the same article.
“As a founder of Product Red, I’d like to point out that Apple’s contribution to our fight against AIDS in
Africa has been invaluable. Through the sale of Red products, Apple has been Red’s largest contributor to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria-giving tens of millions of dollars that have transformed the lives of more than 2 million Africans through H.I.V. testing, treatment, and counseling. This is serious and significant. And Apple’s involvement has encouraged other companies to step up.
“Steve Jobs said when we first approached him about RED, ‘There is nothing better than the chance to save lives.’”
One article two important spiritual lessons as we prepare for the New Year. Make Tzedakah the cornerstone of your life and give your fellow human beings the benefit of the doubt this coming year 5772. If we do so, we'll become the type of person we truly desire to be.