Political power cannot be won without sacrifice. Birgitte Nyborg wins a landslide victory for her party, but how far is she willing to go to gain influence? Can she succeed professionally, continue to lead a happy family life, and stay true to herself? Borgen (Government) is an award-winning Danish drama series about the fight for political power and the personal consequences for everyone involved.
'Borgen,' Episode 22: 'With Law Shall Nation Be Built'
Birgitte's dream of a new Denmark slowly materializes when she assembles her "band of brothers" to form the New Democrats Party.
Here's what you may have missed
As Birgitte's cause becomes a mass movement with no financial backing, she considers sacrificing her values for the sake of the new party's future.
Birgitte fought to protect pigs last week and fights for prostitutes this week.
Birgitte crashes and burns during a live TV1 debate in a performance that's a far cry from the one she delivered in the series premiere.
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