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Iceland announces world’s first openly gay leader

By David Edwards
Monday, February 2, 2009 10:10 EDT
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Iceland has announced a new government that will be headed by the modern world’s first openly gay leader.

Johanna Sigurthar-dottir, who will lead in a new minority coalition, has also become Iceland’s first female prime minister.

This video is from BBC, broadcast Feb. 1, 2009.



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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
 
 
 
 
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