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Girls Decline Trophy in Protest

23 May Eleven-year-old national basketball champions are in the news for protesting inequality by declining their trophy.

The bill being debated in Alþingi.

Abortion Bill Passes in Alþingi

14 May A much-debated abortion bill was passed in Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, last night.

The last time that women went on strike at work was in October in 2010. Over 50.000 women attended a protest at Austurvöllur square.

Women in Iceland protest gender wage gap today

24 Oct 2016 Women in Iceland are urged to leave work this afternoon to join a protest at Austurvöllur parliament square to protest the gender wage gap.

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