New Yorker ‘June Brides’ cover coincides with anniversary of NY marriage equality

Staff Reports

Almost one year to the date since New York state legalized same-sex marriage, the June 25 issue of New Yorker magazine features this illustration, entitled “June Brides” by Gayle Kabaker.

In May, the New Yorker marked President Barack Obama‘s historic announcement supporting marriage equality with a more obvious nod to the occasion.

On July 24, 2011, New York became the sixth and most populous U.S. state to legalize same-sex marriage.

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