Daily Archives: September 28, 2008

Richard Waters

You have to hand it to Google’s founders: having vowed when they took the company public to make the world a better place, Sergey Brin and Larry Page are not afraid to wrestle with the social implications, even if it takes them in territory that corporate executives generally shun (for good reason – it’s not always wise to take a public stance on something that will antagonise at least part of the workforce.)

Sergey Brin admits in a company blog post that the November ballot proposal in California to ban gay marriage is an “unlikely question” for Google to take a public position. He goes on: Read more