by Jim Thompson
Nelson Castaño at the Brennan Center for Justice Blog celebrates Women’s Equality Day and explains how strict voter ID laws can be particularly hard on women voters.
In Vox, Timothy B. Lee reports that Gap Inc. will phase out on-call scheduling for its employees. Despite the negative effects of erratic work schedules, few labor laws protect against them, he notes.
Russ Choma at Mother Jones discusses dark money behind the expected flood of online campaign ads for the 2016 presidential election and the implications of expanded, unregulated online outreach.
At Slate, Mark Joseph Stern writes that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has upheld a lower court’s order requiring an anti-LGBT county clerk in Kentucky to begin granting marriage licenses to same-sex couples.