By Ken Shepherd| August 25, 2011 | 16:45
The company whose unofficial motto is “Don’t Be Evil,” apparently has a new commandment: Thou shalt not give discounts to churches.
Tech giant Google has an entire suite of software, Google Apps,that it offers for businesses and non-profits. It used to be that Google offered the software, including GMail, for free or at a discount for non-profits, including churches.
But back in March, the company changed the policy such that the non-profit discount would not apply to “any organization that considers religion or sexual orientation in hiring decisions” or that proselytizes, Christianity Today reporter Matt Branaugh noted on Wednesday (emphases mine)…