A participant in the Gay Pride Parade holds a sign reading, 'Promise Kept!' in reference to the recent legalization of gay marriage as they march past the Stonewall Inn in New York

 
A participant in the Gay Pride Parade holds a sign reading,
A participant in the Gay Pride Parade holds a sign reading, 'Promise Kept!' in reference to the recent legalization of gay marriage as they march past the Stonewall Inn in New York June 26, 2011. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY)