‘Lazy,’ ‘Money-Oriented,’ ‘Single Mother’: How Union-Busting Firms Compile Dossiers on Employees

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Jan 11 · 11 min read

Leaked files from IRI Consultants, a top union avoidance firm hired by Google, show how it collects data on workers’ personality, motivations, and work ethic to bust unions.

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By Lauren Kaori Gurley

A leaked internal “polling” spreadsheet from one of the country’s top union…