Iceland’s Gay Pride Festival
By Viator, August 2012
Iceland has been one of the most progressive countries when it comes to LGBT issues. In 1996, same-sex couples were granted the right to have registered partnerships, which gave them the same rights as married couples when it came to adoption and parenting issues. In June 2010, a unanimous vote in Parliament made Iceland the ninth country in the world to legalize gay marriage.
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