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PHOTOS: Gays In The Faroe Islands, Tiny Nordic Country, March For Equality

 

By:           Dan Avery
On:           Aug 6, 2012
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  • 8 Comments
    • Nick
      Nick

      More like Faerie Islands, amirite?

      Aug 6, 2012 at 12:43 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Kevin
      Kevin

      The Faroe Islands are a self-governing part of Denmark, not an independent country.

      Aug 6, 2012 at 1:31 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • freddie
      freddie

      The Faroe Islands are not an independent country. They have a status within Denmark similar to Puerto Rico’s status within the United States.

      Aug 6, 2012 at 2:36 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • C.D
      C.D

      Very cute. Good for them.

      Aug 6, 2012 at 2:59 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • MartinDK
      MartinDK

      @realist: They are already highly homophobic :( several party leaders refused to attend a dinner with the lesbian Prime Minister of Iceland…

      Aug 6, 2012 at 4:43 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Hephaestion
      Hephaestion

      “The Faroe Islands have been a self-governing country within the Danish Realm since 1948. Over the years, the Faroese have taken control of most domestic matters. Areas that remain the responsibility of Denmark include military defence, police, justice, currency and foreign affairs. The Faroe Islands also has representatives in the Nordic Council as members of the Danish delegation.” – Wikipedia

      Aug 6, 2012 at 7:52 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Danny
      Danny

      The Faroe Islands are like Greenland (except Greenland has Civil Unions) – both are semi-autonomous parts of Denmark (which has marriage equality).

      Aug 7, 2012 at 12:51 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • brent
      brent

      It’s true denmark like many western european countries has marriage equality, but with the rising population of muslims and the low birthrate of europeans, i wonder how long this tolerance will last?

      Aug 16, 2012 at 5:25 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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