Gina Miller. Axgil and Eigil during their civil ceremony in AP. Society Income and gender equality in Denmark. Views Read Edit View history. Discrimination against gay, lesbian, and bisexual soldiers in recruitment, placement and promotion is prohibited in Denmark.
It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. Besides male and female, Danish passports are available with an "X" sex descriptor.
Life as "out", actively campaigning homosexuals remained difficult in the Denmark of the s. Transgender Europe. You introduced yourself, talked and sometimes went home with them. When a physical assault or murder is motivated by the sexual orientation of the victim, the law increases the penalties that are normally given.
Mark Steel. Subscribe Already registered? LGBT in the Nordic countries.
Since Danish women now receive more advanced university degrees than men, their advancement seems likely to continue in the years ahead. This comment has been deleted. Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again.
Equality is important to the Danes. Laws against hate speech based on sexual orientation. On 7 June , the law was replaced by a new same-sex marriage law , which came into effect on 15 June ,  and Denmark recognizes same-sex marriages performed elsewhere.
MSMs allowed to donate blood.