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Taking Unionization Drives Online

By Zak Vescera,  The Tyee, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

A pair of B.C. unions have put cash behind a homegrown tech platform that hopes to make it easier and safer for workers to unionize.  

Conley Mosterd, the founder of YouIn?,  says the new online platform, based in B.C., allows workers to  anonymously ask colleagues if they are interested in organizing, safe  from the prying eyes of employers and managers.  

If 60 per cent say yes, “the platform sends  digital certification cards that can be signed and sent back to the  union,” the company said in a news release last week. 

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