In the year 2000 Michael Jackson received the Guiness Book of World Records award for "Most charities ever supported" He supported 39 charities.
In his lifetime he gave 330 million dollars +
to charity. In his death, 20% of his estate goes to children's charities
Every city in the world that he visited (and their were hundreds) the first thing he did when he arrived was to visit children's hospitals and orphanages to bring gifts, money for the hospitals and orphanages and love to the children.
His, "We are the World" song brough in close to 50 million dollars
for starving children in Africa.
He paid medical bills for countless (hundreds) of sick children, terminally ill children, children with AIDS, children with cancer.
He brought thousands of children in to Neverland to spend time having fun in the Amusement Park, sick children, dying children, crippled and disabled children. Neverland was outfitted with all accomodation to enable sick and disabled children to enjoy Neverland.
From Philanthropy.com http://philanthropy.com/news/philant...s-philanthropy
Michael Jackson donated all of his proceeds ($5 million) from the tour to three charities, including the T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia and Cancer Research, The United Negro College Fund, and the Ronald McDonald Camp for Good Times
Dangerous Tour – All profits made from the tour were donated to various charities including the Heal the World Foundation, Jackson’s main reason for the tour.
Dusty's Mom, you say he doesn't "deserve the attention" and call him names.
Well if he doesn't, who does?
He sought help for not being able to sleep, big deal. So that wipes out everything listed above?
If Michael Jackson was such a bad person, what does that say about you and me? Because I, daresay, you and I will never walk the walk like Michael did.