Today in History, Part II

On June 24, 2011, New York state representatives vote to make gay marriage legal. This also happens to be Gay Pride weekend in NYC–what an event they are going to have now. Tomorrow is also the day of the gay pride parade and festival in Omaha, Nebraska, where gay marriage is unlikely to be legalized any time soon, but the events in New York still set an encouraging precedent for equal treatment of all under the law.

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