Season 1, Episode 5:
Birgitte puts forth a proposal to implement quotas ensuring that women comprise at least half the board members of Danish companies. The bill meets resistance both in and out of government and the country's most powerful businessman gives Birgitte an ultimatum that could have serious consequences.
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This internationally acclaimed Danish political drama tells the story of charismatic politician Birgitte Nyborg who unexpectedly becomes Denmark’s first female prime minister.